German Scholars Organization research fellowships

The German Scholars Organization (based in Berlin, Germany) offers 25 full fellowships for exceptional, German-speaking researchers.

They welcome applications by scientists of all disciplines, who are ready for the next career step – being a junior group leader, a professor, or a professional in a research-related organization.

The Leadership Academy’s tailored curriculum combines:

  • Professional preparation for assuming positions of responsibility in the German science and research landscape as well as in other sectors.
  • Systematic career planning, personal development and mentoring
  • One attendance phase in Germany (Darmstadt) with an additional digital workshop phase during eight months in 2021.

Please find more information on the program and the application requirements on the GSO website and in the program sheet (PDF).

Application deadline: January 3rd, 2021 (11:59 pm CET)

If you have questions, please reach out to Albina Kremer (


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