German Chancellor Fellowship provides for a stay of one year in Germany for professional development, study, or research. It sponsors individuals who demonstrate leadership and the potential to strengthen ties between Germany and their own country through their profession or studies.
Germany’s Alexander von Humboldt Foundation awards ten German Chancellor Fellowships (per country) annually to young professionals of the United States, the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China.
Eligibility: Applicants must have received their bachelor’s degree within the past twelve years. This prestigious program is open to candidates from all professions and disciplines. Prior knowledge of German is not a prerequisite.