AvH-Foundation: Sofja Kovalevskaja Award


Are you a young researcher dreaming of an academic job with good long-term prospects? Ideally one with your own research group and secure funding? Then apply for the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award, with which the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation supports particularly promising young researchers from abroad. Award-winners receive up to 1.65 million euros over a period of five years, to be spent on any research project they choose. The award is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Applications are welcome from researchers of any nationality. Applications can be submitted until 31 July 2017.

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