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Call for applications: Green Talents award 2020

Deadline: 19.05.20 Programme calls

The application period for Green Talents award 2020 now open. Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development invites pioneering scientists to apply. The Green Talents programme has been hosted by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research since 2009. Honouring 25 young international researchers each year, the initiative has successfully fostered the global exchange of innovative green ideas within the field of sustainability.

The Green Talents award 2020 includes

  • an invitation to the fully funded two-week Science Forum in October 2020,
  • networking opportunities at the award ceremony in Berlin with participating Green Talents alumni,
  • a fully funded research stay of up to three months at an institution of choice in Germany in 2021,
  • exclusive access to the distinguished Green Talents alumni network.

Eligible to apply are master students, PhD students, postdocs, as well as young professionals, with no more than three years of professional work experience (excluding professional work experiences gained within the scope of an academic degree) and a strong focus on sustainable development. Applicants must prove excellent command of English and above-average grades.

Furthermore, only applications from non-German citizens or residents can be considered.

More information, the competition flyer as well as the award trailer can be found at www.greentalents.de.

Deadline for submission is 19 May 2020, 2 p.m. CEST.

Source: BMBF Editor by Mirjam Buse, VDI TZ GmbH Countries / organization: Germany Global Topic: Funding Environment & Sustainability
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