12 PhD fellowships in sustainability processes in Germany

At the Leuphana University (Germany), faculty of sustainability, 12 PhD fellowships are offered within the doctoral program “Sustainability Processes” of the Robert-Bosch-Foundation.

Scholarships start October 1, 2017.

The invitation to apply for the scholarships is targeted at extraordinarily qualified young academics working in sustainability science or in a discipline related to the individual topic of the scholarship as well as a link or interest in sustainability science. The scholarships will first be awarded for one year and will be extended upon request, adding up to a maximum of three years. Periods with alternative financial support for a doctoral qualification prior to the scholarship will be taken into account. Candidates, who have already earned a doctoral degree, cannot be considered.

The scholarship is worth € 1,400 monthly (plus child benefit, if appropriate).

In addition, the scholarship requires enrolling in the doctoral programme at Leuphana University of Lüneburg as well as continuous and active participation in the programme of study. The application for the doctoral programme must be submitted after the applicant has been accepted as a scholarship holder. Admission to and enrolment in the doctoral programme must be finalized at the beginning of the scholarship term at the latest. The prospective scholarship holder will be expected to establish his or her place of residence in Lüneburg during his or her study.

6 replies
  1. Priya Bohra
    Priya Bohra says:

    Hello – I am working in this field for post 5 years and am keen to pursue research . I work and live in India and am willing to relocate as well.

    Please do revert.

    I can be contacted at priyabohra@gmail.com

  2. Poone
    Poone says:

    Hi, I have Master’s degree in planning resource and environmental management. I also have 6 years related work experience including united nations development program’s project. could i apply for any PhD position with full fund? do you still have any research psition or fellowship now?
    Thank you

  3. YAHAYA Abdus-SALLAM Umar
    YAHAYA Abdus-SALLAM Umar says:

    Am a teacher of biology and an MA holder in environmental security and livelihood change. I intend to enroll in your fellowship PHD programme on the environment and sustainability. Please how can you help me?
    you can reach me via the mail below:
    waiting to hear from you. thank you.

  4. Kambili Chilufya
    Kambili Chilufya says:

    I hold a BSc. Geography and Environmental Sciences (2008) and Joint MSc. Sustainable Development Planning and Management from Dortmund University and Ghana. I have 10yrs work experience and currently working as Environmental Safeguards Specialist in Government of Zambia, Africa on Energy Projects. Can I be considered for the PhD Sustainability Science?


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