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2015 German School Award Nominees

“Putting wings on learning!” This is the slogan of the German School Award, which honors educational achievements and helps make them usable to improve the quality of schools all over Germany. For this year’s award, 15 schools were nominated by the jury.

Newsroom - the Foundation's News Wire

Keep up with the latest news using the service "RBS_Wire". Whether to stay informed of our latest programs, news, or tweets, "RBS_Wire" presents everything the Foundation has published on its own website or on external platforms in a chronological list.
Funding Principles

Funding Principles

The Robert Bosch Stiftung is not only an operating foundation that pursues its goals by programs of its own, but also a funding foundation that enables others to develop and implement projects and initiatives that meet social needs in Germany and abroad.

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The New Magazine of the Foundation

The "Era of Citizens" conference was shaped by impressive individuals from civil society and foundations, as well as by knowledgeable observers of this "third sector" of society. And they also provided the material for this magazine.

How Big Data Is Changing Our Lives

At the Robert Bosch House in Stuttgart, the internationally renowned Internet expert and Oxford professor Viktor Mayer-Schönberger gave a lecture on the "digital revolution" and how big data is changing our lives.

Sherko Fatah Received the 2015 Adelbert von Chamisso Prize

In Munich, Sherko Fatah was awarded the 2015 Adelbert von Chamisso Prize, valued at 15,000 euros, for his prior body of work – in particular for his latest novel Der letzte Ort. This year’s patronage awards, valued at 7,000 euros each, went to Olga Grjasnowa and Martin Kordić.

Robert Bosch Junior Professorship 2015

Björn Vollan holds the Robert Bosch Junior Professorship 2015. Topic of his work: "The shadow of the future and the shadow of the past: Studying the impact of climate change".

This Works! – Now in Italy, Too

With the This Works! project, successful social entrepreneurs make their business ideas available to partners in southern Europe. Doing so not only creates new jobs, but also social projects which give young people the ability to shape their own surroundings.

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Robert Bosch Junior Professorship Sustainable Use of Renewable Natural Resources
We are looking for an outstanding young scientist whose research areas concern the sustainable use of natural resources as it relates for example to agriculture, forestry, fisheries, use of biodiversity, water, health, and social stability. Research approaches may be based in the natural sciences as well as in the social, developmental, political, medical and public health sciences. The research should focus on developing and emerging countries. Through May 12, 2015.

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The Robert Bosch Stiftung offers many scholarship programs to support the training and continuing education of international junior executives and enable them to exchange experiences. A large proportion of our programs is directed towards university graduates and post-graduates from the USA and Europe. In addition, we support the integration of gifted migrant children with a special school scholarship program.
The Robert Bosch Stiftung awards many prizes for exemplary ideas and initiatives in the fields of science, health, international relations, education, society and culture. The aim is to publicize outstanding projects and support their future development.
The competitions organized by the Robert Bosch Stiftung are designed to help develop and disseminate good ideas in a number of different areas. The foundation also runs these international competitions to promote social and cultural exchange. Other competitions aim at fostering the development of schools and assisting the integration of young immigrants in German society.
Programs for Journalists
Journalists play a vital role as mediators by presenting a wide range of topics critically and comprehensibly, making them accessible to wide audiences. Journalists are important partners for the Robert Bosch Stiftung in coverage of science issues and in the field of international relations. We provide continuing education for journalists in the form of seminars, information tours, meetings, and research and study residencies.