Green Talents Competition 2020, Germany


May 19, 2020

Opportunity Cover Image - Green Talents Competition 2020, Germany

Water management, bioenergy, artificial intelligence: A sustainable society can be reached in many ways. For the past 11 years, BMBF has been awarding young international researchers during the “Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” competition to foster interdisciplinary work on environmental topics.

Who can apply?

  • Enrolment in a master’s or PhD programme or a degree (master’s/PhD) completed no more than three years before the end of the application process
  • No more than three years of professional work experience (this excludes professional work experiences gained within the scope of an academic degree)
  • Strong focus on sustainable development and an interdisciplinary approach in any field of sustainability research
  • Proven excellent command of English
  • Not a German citizen nor a resident of Germany

What is in it for me?

  • Invitation to a two-week Science Forum through Germany in October 2020
  • Visit of the hot spots of sustainability science: exclusive access to the country’s research landscape
  • Opportunity for an up to three months research stay at an institution of your choice in 2021
  • Individual appointments with leading German experts
  • Membership of the global Green Talents network of more than 250 young researchers from 69 different countries worldwide
  • Networking opportunities with Green Talents alumni at the award ceremony

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Eligible Countries
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Publish Date
April 12, 2020