Walter Benjamin Programme (postdoc fellowship Germany)

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The Walter Benjamin Programme from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) enables postdoctoral researchers to conduct research at an institution of their choice by providing a salary stipend. Researchers may be of any nationality. For those seeking to conduct their research outside of Germany, the applicant must be integrated into Germany´s academic system. The Programme is also open to refugee postdoctoral researchers in Germany. The Programme funds a salary stipend for up to 2 years. Applications are assessed on an ongoing basis and applicants may apply at any time.


DEADLINE: 31st December 2022

What is funded

Postdoc stipend.


2 years.


Postdoctoral fellows seeking to work in Germany or Germany-trained fellows wishing to continue their scientific training abroad. 

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