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Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

This fellowship targets researchers who have completed their doctoral degrees in the last four years and have an interest in carrying out long-term research in Germany. Applicants are able to choose their own topics of research and their academic hosts.

Stipend: About $3,000 per month

Length: 6–24 months

Eligibility: The Humboldt Research Fellowship addresses post-doctoral researchers with above-average qualifications from across the globe – regardless of their field. Please see website for full requirements.

Where: A university or research institution in Germany

Applications Due: Ongoing. Selection committee reviews applications in November, March, and July. Applications should be submitted at least four to seven months ahead of the prospective selection meeting.