Among the 222 applications are 190 applications for the 2-year Fellowships (114 male, 75 female, 1 other) and 32 applications for the 5-year Fellowships (20 male, 12 female). From all 222 applications, 62 came from Germany, 160 from abroad.
In its first meeting on 3 December, the Recruitment Committee will choose the finalists for the 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships and the 5-year Research Fellowships. In its second meeting on 17/18 January 2019, the committee will decide on the 2-year Postdoctoral Fellows who will be offered positions. From 5-6 February 2019, the “Workshop on Future Research Directions” for the candidates applying for a 5-year Research Fellowship will take place.