Selection Process

  • Applications must be submitted using the online form on this website
  • Please note that only complete application documents can be considered
  • The project team is available for inquiries via email and telephone
  • An interview will be conducted with 20 interesting candidates* via video conference. In addition to the ISA management.


All dates and deadlines for the application process 2021: 

15.05. - 30.06.2020:   First round; Application period for the ISA Scholarship. Enter the online form including a description of the project idea. 
30.06. - 30.07.2020: Preselection
30.07.2020: Announcement of approx. 30 selected candidates
30.07. - 30.08.2020:       Second round; Application tool open for the receipt of the documentation and the elaborated project proposal 
15.09.2020:   Announcement of the 20 selected participants for the video conference Interviews 
30.09 -  30.10.2020:     Video conference Interviews (approx. 30 - 60 minutes) 
End of October 2020:  Announcement of the 12 ISA scholarship holders21
15.05.2021: Start of the ISA Program 2021/22 in Hamburg