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Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

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The Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program is a distinguished transatlantic initiative that offers 15 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.

Award / Eligibility Details:

Candidates must be U.S. citizens and have a minimum five years of relevant, full-time work experience in target fellowship field (excluding internships). Successful candidates will have evidence of outstanding professional performance and a sincere commitment to furthering the transatlantic relationship.

Deadline: Early November each year

Academic Level: Graduate, Post-Graduate

Type/Purpose: Internship, Study Abroad / International Exchange

Field of Study: Business, Public Affairs / Policy, Social Sciences

Location: International

Citizenship eligibility: US Citizen

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