Apply now for the Einstein Fellowship 2024 for Young Thinkers. The Einstein Forum and Wittenstein Foundation is offering a fellowship for outstanding young thinkers who wish to pursue a project in a different field from their previous research.
The purpose of the scholarship is to support those who, in addition to producing superb work in their area of specialization, are also open to other interdisciplinary approaches – following the example set by Albert Einstein.
The scholarship includes accommodation for five to six months in the garden cottage of Einstein’s summer house in Caputh, Brandenburg, a short distance from the universities and academic institutions of Potsdam and Berlin.
At the end of the fellowship period, the fellow will be required to present their project at a public lecture at the Einstein Forum and the Wittenstein Foundation.
The Einstein Fellowship is not for applicants who want to complete an academic study they have already started.
Benefits of Einstein Scholarships
- The scholarship holder will receive a stipend of 10,000 euros and reimbursement of travel expenses.
Einstein Scholarship Eligibility
- Applicants must be under the age of 35;
- Hold a university degree in the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences.
Einstein Fellowship 2024 for Young Thinkers Selection Criteria
- A successful application must demonstrate the quality, originality and feasibility of the proposed project, as well as the superior intellectual development of the applicant.
- It is irrelevant whether the candidate has started working towards a doctorate or currently holds one.
- The proposed project does not need to be fully completed within the duration of the fellowship but may be the start of a longer project.
Applications for 2024 must include a CV, a two-page project proposal and two letters of recommendation. All documents must be received no later than May 15, 2023.
Applications should be submitted by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
visit the official website link below to access the application form: Einstein Forum – Albert Einstein-Stipendium