Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

Degree Level: Graduate

Field of Study: Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: International

Duration: One year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.

Description:

The Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program is a distinguished transatlantic initiative that offers fifteen accomplished Americans the opportunity to complete a comprehensive professional development program in Germany.  The Bosch Fellowship is comprised of three main components: customized work placements, professional seminars, and German language training. Bosch Fellows work as consultants in their field of expertise at leading public or private institutions in Germany. 

In addition, Bosch Fellows participate in professional seminars, where they travel to meet and exchange ideas with key figures across Germany and Europe. Prior to their work placements and seminars, Bosch Fellows participate in up to 5 months of language training with both private tutors in the United States and group classes in Germany.  Fellows are from the fields of business administration, cultural management (ex. museum, theater, orchestra), journalism, law, non-profit, public policy, and urban planning. 

Visit the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program site

Award Details

Amount: EUR 3,000/month, health insurance, travel allowance, language training, three seminars, financial support for accompanying spouse and children

Duration: 6-9 months

Location: Germany

Fields of Study: Business administration, cultural management (ex. museum, theater, orchestra), journalism, law, non-profit, public policy, and urban planning.

Additional Qualifications: Graduate degree preferred and at least five years’ work experience needed. No German language skills are required at time of application. Must be 40 years of age or younger at the application deadline.