DAAD and DLR offer fellowships in the fields of space, aeronautics, and energy and transportation research to international doctoral and post-doctoral students as well as senior scientists who wish to conduct research in one of the institutes of the DLR in Germany. Fellowships vary in length depending on the type of research and the level of studies of the candidates. They can span from one to 36 months. Successful candidates receive a monthly stipend of 1,365 to 2,300 euros. Other expenses may also be covered.
Candidates will be judged on their academic and research excellence. Applicants should also have an excellent knowledge of English. Knowledge of German is an advantage.