Friday, 3 October 2014

Georg Forster Research Fellowship (HERMES)

Georg Forster Research Fellowship (HERMES)!
Are you a researcher from a developing or transition country? Then benefit from funding provided by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and come to Germany with a Georg Forster Research Fellowship (HERMES).
We sponsor highly qualified postdoctoral and experienced researchers of all disciplines from developing and transition countries. Apply with a research project of relevance to development and contribute to the international exchange of knowledge and methods. You can spend from six months to two years at a research institution in Germany, cooperating with an academic host of your choice.
With the fellowship, you will receive up to 3,150 EUR per month plus benefits such as comprehensive family allowances, German lessons, a lump sum for travel expenses and a pension plan subsidy. You will become a member of the renowned Humboldt Foundation's worldwide network of excellence and benefit from the tailored alumni sponsorship opportunities for a life time.