MGG application and requirements

The MGG Academy is geared towards highly-qualified young professionals who work in a partner institution of the MGG network or in an institution that is interested in future cooperation. Prospective participants should

  • work in a governmental organisation, policy-oriented think tank, research institution, civil society or private sector organisation in an MGG partner country (Brazil, China, Europe, India, Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa),

  • work on issues relevant to global governance and/or sustainability such as international trade, international economics and finance, environmental challenges, international security or development cooperation,

  • speak English fluently,

  • be between 25 and 40 years old (older applicants who have taken longer periods of parental leave may be considered),
  • have at least three years of working experience (non-renumerated experience is also recognised),

  • be open to a broad variety of working methods,

  • be willing to reflect on collective and individual experiences and competencies,

  • be sensitive to other cultures.

Candidates for the MGG Academy have to be supported by their organisation.

Please find more information about the set-up and content of the MGG Academy 2022 here.

Applications for the MGG Academy 2022 are possible until 22 March 2022.

To apply for the MGG Academy 2022, kindly fill-in and sign this application form. You will need to upload it again when you submit your application.

Please submit the application form, your CV and certificates here.