Online Forum

Who we are

The fellows & friends programme is an initiative for fellows and friends of the Hertie Foundation. Our circle includes current and former students, grantees and researchers of the Foundation and its projects.

Information exchange and networking

The online forum is the platform for all 5000 Hertie fellows to exchange information with each other, across the whole foundation and all its programmes. It offers its members innovative think-tanks, expert forums, interesting professional perspectives and much more.

Initiative Starke Schule (DE) founded

Learning together and from one another with the motto “education of the future” is now possible in the Initiative Starke Schule (DE). The new Hertie fellows initiative brings together schools of the former project “Starke Schule” and interested supporters from all over Germany.

Podcast "Bist du Patriot?" (DE)

You can get an impression of the last reunion of the Jugend debattiert alumni association by listening to the podcast „Bist du Patriot?” (DE). It offers interesting debates and perspectives on the topic “patriotism”. Among others, Kurt Beck, Ministerpräsident a. D., participated in the event.

Hertie-Notizen - Der Newsletter der GHST

Now you can read the newest edition of the Hertie-Notizen online. Exciting new things are happening at the foundation: Film series “Starke Schule”, charity concert, podcast “Are you a patriot?”…

Wissenschaftliche Konzepte entwickeln und auf den Punkt bringen (DE)

Hertie Fellows, who works as Phds/Postdocs (all age and disciplines) are invited to apply for a spot at the workshop “Wissenschaftliche Konzepte entwickeln und auf den Punkt bringen” (DE) from 25 – 26 January 2018 in Berlin.

Regional Network Meeting Dresden

As part of the DemoSlam Hertie fellows are cordially invited to a regional network meeting on Monday, 10 December 2018 in Dresden. Learn more about the fellows & friends Programme and get to know other Hertie fellows.

Dr. Henning Beck

With a PhD in neuroscience, Henning mediates between science and the public. As he puts it, he »is the guy who tells people how the brain works« in simple yet entertaining terms – on the radio, in schools and through various talks and books.

Regional Network Meeting Bucharest

As part of an initiative Hertie fellows were invited to a regional network meeting on Friday, 16 November 2018 in Bucharest. The event offered the opportunity to learn more about the fellows & friends Programme and to get to know other Hertie fellows.

HIDN/HGEN Workshop: Gender and Development

Until 9 November 2018 Hertie fellows are cordially invited to register for the joint workshop „Gender Mainstreaming in Development Policies“ by the Hertie International Development Network and the Hertie Gender Equality Network in Berlin.