The DBU in accordance with its foundation goals and mission statement, supports innovative, exemplary and solution-oriented proposals for the protection of the environment, with special consideration of the needs of small and medium-sized enterprises.
Fellowship holders can spend up to twelve months at German host institutions: universities, research institutes, companies, environmental and nature conservation authorities, NGOs, associations, societies, etc.
Initially, a grant is awarded for 6 months. The funding period can be extended to a maximum of 12 months after positive review of the interim report, successful completion of the fellowship and good progress in German language skills.
You can apply for a fellowship twice a year. The application deadline in spring is March 5, 2022.