Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

Funding Agency:
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers the Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers. A Humboldt Research Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers allows you to carry out a long-term research project (6-24 months) you have selected yourself in cooperation with an academic host you have selected yourself at a research institution in Germany. Scientists and scholars of all nationalities and disciplines may apply to the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation directly at any time. The Humboldt Foundation grants approximately 600 Humboldt Research Fellowships for postdoctoral researchers and experienced researchers annually. Short-term study visits, participation in congresses and training courses cannot be financed..

Deadline: Open.

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Amount Description

The fellowship is worth 2,250 EUR per month. This includes a mobility lump sum and a contribution towards health and liability insurance.

Funding Type



Post Doctoral Fellows


Arts & Humanities
Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
International Opportunities
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences