We offer scholarships to young academics and journalists as well as young leaders engaged in tackling global issues.

Trajectories of Change

“Trajectories of Change” addresses historical and current transformation processes in the European neighbourhood. The programme offers stipends and fieldwork grants for Ph.D. students in the humanities and social sciences studying political and social change in Eastern Europe, North Africa and the Middle East as well as Central Asia.


Arnold Heidsieck Scholarship Fund

The Arnold Heidsieck Scholarship Fund invites applications from BA-students in the humanities who are currently enrolled at a German university and have a focus on German culture, language, history, music, or art in their studies. more

Bucerius Summer School on Global Governance

Young leaders from a wide range of fields are given a forum to engage with questions of global governance: journalists, parliamentary researchers, members of NGOs, business consultants, assistants to boards of directors, and politicians. more

Asian Forum on Global Governance

The seventh Asian Forum on Global Governance has brought together young leaders from around the world for a 10-day programme in New Delhi from 10 to 19 January 2017. Shashi Tharoor, former Under-Secretary-General at the UN, acted as patron and moderator. more