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.

Europa Anders Denken: Österreich (DE)

Hertie fellows are cordially invited to Think Europe Differently: Austria on Wednesday, 20 March 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Embassy of the Austrian Republic in Germany. At the dinner with the ambassador we will discuss the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union during the past half year.

Initiative Starke Schule

„Starke Schule. Deutschlands beste Schulen, die zur Ausbildungsreife führen“ verbindet einen bundesweiten Wettbewerb und ein länderübergreifendes Netzwerk mit umfangreichen Fortbildungsangeboten für Lehrkräfte.

Hertie-Notizen - The Newsletter of the GHST (DE)

Now you can read the newest edition of the Hertie-Notizen online. Exciting new things are happening at the foundation: 1. Frankfurter Demokratiekonvent, Podcast Initiative CorrelAid, Video series "Mein Land. Dein Land. Deutschland" and more.

Spring Lunch Meeting

Hertie fellows from the Rhein-Main area are cordially invited to the Spring Lunch Meeting of the Alumni Chapter Frankfurt am Main on Thursday, 21 February 2019 at the Restaurant Margarete. The meeting offers you the chance to meet other Hertie fellows from the Rhein-Main area.

Fellows Initiative: Shaping Hertie Network on Digitalization 2020

Hertie Fellows with an interest in the topic digitlization are invited to participate in the development of the Hertie Network on Digitalization as part of the workshop "Shaping HNoD 2020". Registration is open until Sunday, 13 January 2019.

Wissenschaftliche Konzepte entwickeln und auf den Punkt bringen (DE)

Hertie Fellows, who work 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.

Siddharth Merchant

After travelling the world to build his academic and professional experience, Siddharth Merchant eventually returned home to India, where he is now working with the World Bank. There he focuses on the energy and extractive industries. More in portrait.