The Einstein Forum and the Wittenstein Foundation invite applications for the Einstein Fellowship for outstanding Young Thinkers in 2023.
The purpose of the fellowship is to support those who, in addition to producing superb work in their area of specialization, are also open to other, interdisciplinary approaches. This is following the example set by Albert Einstein. At the end of the fellowship period, the fellow will be expected to present his or her project in a public lecture at the Einstein Forum and at the Wittenstein Foundation.
Worth of Award
- The fellow will receive a stipend of EUR 10,000 and reimbursement of travel expenses.
- The fellowship also includes living accommodations for five to six months in the garden cottage of Einstein`s own summerhouse in Caputh, Brandenburg.
Candidates must be under 35 and hold a university degree in the humanities, in the social sciences, or in the natural sciences.
A successful application must demonstrate the quality, originality, and feasibility of the proposed project. It must also demonstrate the superior intellectual development of the applicant.
How to Apply
Applications should include a CV, a two-page project proposal, and two letters of recommendation.
Please note that no fellowships will be given for dissertation research. The proposed project must be significantly different in content and preferably field and form from the applicant’s previous work.
Deadline: All documents must be received by May 15, 2023.
Applications should be submitted by email to: Bewerbungen sind zu richten an: [email protected]