Are you a researcher and a “Freigeist”? The Volkswagen Foundation is looking for excellent young research talents in all disciplines with an extraordinary research idea, who want to break ranks. But there is more to it! You are ready to work independently. You do research at the interface of established fields. You span different disciplines in a novel way. Your project entails a surprising change of perspective. The Volkswagen Foundation is able to support you with a “Freigeist-Fellowship”. To be eligible, you should have no more than 4 years postdoctoral experience, preferably spent some time researching abroad, wish to change your academic environment and intend to work at a university or research institution in Germany. Sounds like you? Get in touch with us to find out more about the funding initiative and your contact persons.