How to apply
The selection process is managed by DWD and applicants are invited to complete the online application forms using the DWD recruitment portal. To access the vacancy and apply online use the following link:
Who can apply
The DWD values diversity and welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender or gender identity, nationality, ethnicity and culture, religion/belief, disability or sexual orientation.
Applications are invited from nationals from ECMWF Member States and Co-operating States, as well as from all EU Member States.
ECMWF Member and Co-operating States are (as of July 2022): Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Morocco, the Netherlands, Norway, North Macedonia, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Türkiye and the United Kingdom.
There is no legal entitlement to the Fellowship.
Basis for the fellowship awarding are the funding principles for the STEP UP! Fellowship programme, which are also part of the fellowship contract.
Applicants are selected through a structured interview (by videoconference) and conducted by an interview panel - consisting of ECMWF, CESOC and DWD - in English.