Call for Applications

Application process

The application package consists of:

  • a completed application form to be downloaded here
  • your curriculum vitae
  • letter of recommendation from your senior supervisor to be downloaded here.

Please check the FAQ section before completing the application form!

Applications must be submitted via email to by 04 April 2022.

The first visit 2022/23 is scheduled for 11-13 October 2022. If the scheduled meetings cannot be conducted face-to-face in the Frankfurt/Rhine-Main area due to the pandemic, the already scheduled meetings will take place as virtual meetings. The exact dates for the joint session in 2023 will be announced at a later stage.

If you have any further questions regarding the programme, please do not hesitate to contact the office of the Mercator Science-Policy Fellowship-Programme.

Important informationen due to the current situation

Due to the current situation already planned events or visits to the Rhine-Main-Universities might be postponed. We will keep promoting the dialogue between science and policy-sector which might be more ICT based in the upcoming months.

The second visit of the fellowship-cohort 2021/2022 will take place from 30 May to 1 June 2022.

The first visit of the fellowship-cohort 2022/23 is planned for 11 October to 13 October 2022.

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Mercator Science-Policy
Fellowship-Programme Office

Research Support
Goethe University Frankfurt

Eschersheimer Landstr. 121
D-60322 Frankfurt/Main
IKB-Building (room 5330)

Mailing address:
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 1 D-60629 Frankfurt/Main

Phone: +49 (0)69 798 12132 / 12135