27 October 2016 | Berlin, Germany
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) hosts the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The award, under the patronage of Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours young researchers each year. The winners come from numerous countries and scientific disciplines and are recognised for their outstanding achievements in making our societies more sustainable. Selected by a high-ranking jury of German experts the award-winners are granted unique access to the country’s research elite.
This year's submission period is over. The assessment and selection process took until mid-August 2016. The Jury has chosen 25 Green Talents from 22 different countries. The profiles of the awardees 2016 will soon be published on the ”Green Talents ” website. This year the Federal Ministry of Education and Research invites all Green Talents alumni worldwide as well as all institutions and experts involved in this initiative.
Please visit www.greentalents.de for more information.