Up to 20 young climate experts from non-European transition or developing countries who already have initial professional and leadership experience in this field academically or practically will be funded in the next round. Applicants should focus on issues relating to the scientific, engineering, legal, economic, health-related or social aspects of climate change.
Together with a host, they will work in Germany for one to two years on a research-based project of their own choice in the field of climate protection. The fellowships from this round, which are funded under the International Climate Protection Initiative by the Federal Environment Ministry, will begin on 1 March 2023.
Before applying, the details of the independently developed research-based project with the chosen academic host should be agreed.
Applications are made can be submitted online only. The completed application form including the required additional documents must be sent by the application deadline on 01.02.2022. Further program information, information on the online application, information on all required documents as well as access to the online application procedure are available on the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's website.