Einstein Fellowship in Germany

Einstein Fellowship in Germany 2019 (5-6 months- Fully funded)

The Einstein Fellowship in Germany

Fellowship applications are welcomed by the Einstein Forum and the Daimler and Benz Foundation for talented youth to undertake a project which differs from their previous work. This is a fully funded fellowship, designed for the enhancement of specialization of the participants in different areas of the profession.

Duration of the program: 5-6 months

Location; Brandenburg, Germany

Organizer: Einstein forum and Daimler and Benz foundation

Application review and interview: May 2018

Result announcement: 30 June, 2018

Duration: 5-6 months

Stay Location: Einstein’s summerhouse in Caputh, Brandengurg

Deadline: April 15, 2018



  • Accommodation
  • Stipend of 10,000 euro
  • Travel cost


  • Not more than 35 years old
  • Possess a university degree in social sciences, natural sciences or in the humanities

Documents needed:

  • CV
  • Project proposal different from the applicant’s previous work (2 page)
  • Two recommendation letter

Note: Applicants who wish to complete an academic study they have already started, cannot apply for the fellowship. The proposed project need not be entirely completed during the time of the fellowship, but can be the beginning of a longer project.

Applications Process:

You can send the application along with the required documents to the below address or by email to: fellowship@einsteinforum.de.
Address: Bewerbungen sind zu richten an: Prof. Dr. Susan Neiman, Einstein Forum, Am Neuen Markt 7, 14467 Potsdam, Germany                                          

For more information about the fellowship please visit the Einstein Forum