Submission period for Green Talents award has started

Become a Green Talent, connect with an outstanding network of excellent scientists and Germany’s sustainability research elite and promote your ideas.

As a successful Green Talent 2019, you will receive

  •  an invitation to the fully funded two-week Green Talents Science Forum 2019, consisting of − visits to leading German sustainability facilities, institutions and companies with exclusive insights into their pioneering research and projects,

− individual appointments with German experts of your choosing to discuss possibilities for upcoming joint research and cooperation efforts,

− networking opportunities at the 10-year-anniversary Green Talents alumni conference in Berlin with key representatives of the German sustainability landscape,

  •  a fully funded research stay of up to three months at an institution of your own choice in Germany in 2020,
  •  exclusive access for you to the prestigious Green Talents alumni network.

Be selected by a jury of renowned German experts and gain unique access to Germany’s sustainability research network. Apply now! Planet earth needs you!

Eligible to apply are master students, PhD students, postdocs, as well as young professionals, with no more than three years of professional work experience (excluding professional work experiences gained within the scope of an academic degree) and a strong focus on sustainable development. Applicants must prove excellent command of English and above-average grade. Further, only applications from non-German citizens or residents can be considered.

For more information please refer to our website where both the competition flyer as well as the award trailer are accessible.

Deadline for submission: 22 May 2019, 2 p.m. CEST.


Project Management Agency c/o German Aerospace Center (DLR-PT)

European and International Cooperation


Phone: +49 (0) 228 3821 1886

Event Information

May 22, 2019

Organiser: Germany