The Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany is the patron of this fellowship program. The Foundation grants up to 50 German Chancellor Fellowships annually – up to ten for each country.  The fellowship offers:

  • a monthly fellowship of  2,150 EUR, 2,450 EUR or 2,750 EUR, depending on your qualifications
  • individual mentoring during your stay in Germany
  • additional financial support for items such as family members accompanying you, travel expenses or a German language course
  • a study tour of Germany and a number of events during which you can make contact with other fellows and representatives of German companies and institutions
  • extensive alumni sponsorship, particularly to help you sustain contact with collaborative partners in Germany during your entire professional career

Submit your application by 15 September. The fellowship begins on 1 October of the following year. For more detailed information about the program please refer to this brochure. (PDF)

Visit the German Chancellor’s Fellowship website