Green Talents Competition 2022 for Science Forum and Research in Germany

Competition Conference in Applied Science , in Natural Science
  • Germany, Germany
  • Apply Before : May 24, 2022

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 6401
  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction English
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

Green Talents Competition 2022 for Science Forum and Research in Germany

If you are a scientist in sustainability, having an innovative solution for the Sustainable development goals, specifically climate change. preserving the natural resources, you can apply to Green Talents Competition. and get the opportunity to attend the science forum, an appointment with experts, and do research for up to 3 months in Germany.


Organizer: The Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Partner organizations: 

  • German Aeropsace Center (DLR)
  • German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)
  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Leuphana University Lüneburg
  • RITTEC Umwelttechnik GmbH
  • StadtFarm
  • Werner & Mertz GmbH

Application deadline: May 24, 2022 – 2:00pm CET

Scientist Field to participate: all disciplines related to sustainable Development

Forum date: October 2022

Research date: 2023

Research duration: 6 – 12 weeks


About the Program

Green talents invite all applicants in the scientific field and researchers to come together in Germany and discuss the solution of the SDGs. Green Talents Competition is organized and initiated by the German federal ministry of education. It is a unique opportunity for selected applicants to become a part of a broad network of outstanding young minds and leading German institutions and participate in a two-week Science Forum in Germany (this year the forum will be organized virtually) and three months research stay in Germany at your chosen institution in the year after the Science Forum.


  • Participation in a two-week science forum
  • Available funding for your future research in Germany
  • Membership of Green talents network
  • Covering the following expenses during the forum
    • Travel expenses,
    • meals,
    • accommodation

Note: monthly stipend is provided during your three-month research stay in Germany


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If you are meeting the following requirements you can apply to Green Talents Competition:

  • Be enrolled in or graduated from a master’s degree or Ph.D. at the time of application. (not to be graduated more than three years before at the time of application.)
  • Work on Sustainable development with high concentration
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency
  • Be in high grades
  • Passionate about what you think and what you do
  • Be a citizen of any country other than Germany
  • Living outside of Germany

Application procedure


Applicants must provide all the necessary documents and apply online before the deadline. (May 24, 2022– 2:00pm CET). Applicants need to provide personal information including their academic & professional background, publication, motivation about the green talents program, recommendation letters, certificate of English language proficiency from a language center, or university.

Apply Online Via Online Form

For more information, please visit the Green Talents

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