Sofja Kovalevskaja Award is offered for international researchers in Germany. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): Research Institutions in Germany | Germany
Field(s): research project of their own choice at a research institution of their own choice in Germany.
Deadline: July 31, 2013.
Funded By: Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Beneficiaries( Target Group): Sofja K Award is Open for International students.
‣Award No: The Humboldt Foundation plans to grant up to eight Sofja Kovalevskaja Awards.
‣ Scholarship Covers: The award is valued at up to 1.65 million EUR. The award funds may be used to cover all expenses serving this purpose (including the necessary equipment and material, personnel, travel expenses, etc.). The award funds must be used economically and prudently. Scientific equipment financed by the award will become the property of the host institution immediately upon purchase. Part of the award may be used to cover the award winner’s living expenses1.
‣ The Sofja Kovalevskaja Award allows you to spend five years building up a working group and working on a high-profile, innovative research project of your own choice at a research institution of your own choice in Germany.
‣ Scientists and scholars from all disciplines may apply directly to the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
Sofja Kovalevskaja Award is open for those who full fill the following requirements:
‣ The most important assessment criteria are:
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Apply by post.
‣ Please send your application directly to the Selection Department of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
‣ If this is not possible, you may submit your application via the branch offices of the DAAD or the German Embassy or Consulate, which will then forward them to the Humboldt Foundation.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due by July 31, 2013.
‣ The selection committee which makes the final decision on Sofja K award winners is scheduled to meet at the end of March 2014. You will be informed about the outcome of the meeting immediately afterwards.
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