Deadline- 15 May 2013
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development is inviting nominations for Georg Forster Research Award for developing countries students.
The Georg Forster Research Award is granted in recognition of a researcher’s entire achievements to date to academics of all disciplines whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and beyond and who are expected to continue developing research-based solutions to the specific challenges facing transition and developing countries.
The award amount totals EUR 60,000.
Eligibility & Criteria-
- The nominee’s outstanding academic qualifications must be internationally recognised and documented by corresponding successes in research, such as positively received academic publications or previous awards.
- Nominees must be nationals of a developing or transition country (excluding People’s Republic of China and India
- The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation particularly encourages the nomination of qualified female researchers.
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