Add-on fellowships from the Joachim Herz Stiftung

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Who can apply?

Requirements for applicants include the following:

  • work as doctoral candidate or postdoc in the field of systems biology or interdisciplinary economic sciences at a research institution in Germany
  • transition from doctoral candidate to postdoc is possible during the term of the fellowship
  • statement from group leader/supervisor regarding the need for the fellowship and regarding the support provided for continuing interdisciplinary education
  • proof of academic track record

What form does funding take?

Fellows are supported with a total sum of up to 12,000 euros each to cover a period of two years. Rather than providing basic funding, the fellowships aim to give flexible and individual support to enable research stays, conference participation, acquisition of equipment and material and attendance of continuing education courses. Fellows with children are provided with up to 3,000 euros in additional support.

When is the closing date for applications?

The closing date for applications is 4 July 2017.

Terms and conditions of application

The terms and conditions of application can be found here: > Add-on Fellowships for Interdisciplinary Science