Call for applications for GYA Membership

Fri, July 11, 2014

The 2014 call for new members to join the Global Young Academy in 2015 is now open. Applications are sought from young, independent scholars who combine the highest level of research excellence with a demonstrated passion for delivering impact.

Research fields: The call is open to all scholars working in any research-based discipline, including the sciences, medicine, engineering, social sciences, the arts and humanities.

The GYA especially appreciates candidates from certain regions, areas and disciplines, e.g. Latin America, Eastern Europe, non-anglophone African countries, and areas such as humanities and social sciences, as well as researchers from outside academia.

Information on the application process is available on the GYA website at: for-new-members


Applications should be sent to: by 28 September 2014.

For further information, please contact: Dr. Heidi Wedel, Managing Director, Global Young Academy via email: