Anneliese Maier Research Award - Nominate now!
The Anneliese Maier Research Award is a collaboration award to promote the internationalisation of the humanities and social sciences in Germany.
Nominations for the research award can be made for researchers from abroad from the fields of the humanities and social sciences whose scientific achievements have been internationally recognised in their research area and from whose research collaboration with specialist colleagues in Germany a sustainable contribution is expected towards the further internationalisation of the humanities and social sciences in Germany. In addition to researchers who already number among the established leaders in their subject, the award is also aimed at researchers who are not yet so advanced in their scientific careers but who are already internationally established researchers from whom a sustainable shaping of the humanities and social sciences in Germany can be expected through the prospects of long-term collaboration. Particular importance is attached to the nomination of qualified female researchers.Award winners are expected to spend a period of up to five years cooperating on a long-term research project with the nominator and / or specialist colleagues at a research institution in Germany.Nominations may be submitted online by established academics in Germany until 30 April 2017. Direct applications are not accepted.The next nomination round is expected to start in autumn 2018. The Humboldt Foundation grants up to eight Anneliese Maier Research Awards per nomination round. An award is valued at €250,000.
Programme information (PDF)
Online Nomination (only accessible with an user account at the Humboldt Foundation)
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