Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - The Central Women's Representative

Caroline von Humboldt Professorship

The distinguished professorship named after Caroline von Humboldt is endowed with 80.000€. It is awarded every year to a female professor at HU. Members of the university can suggest suitable candidates.


The Caroline von Humboldt Professorship (CvH Professorship) increases the public and international visibility of an excellent female professor.

All members of the university can suggest suitable candidates to the Commission for the Promotion of Women (“Kommission für Frauenförderung” (KFF)).


The Call for Nominations 2023 is now open - please find more information here.


- Deadline for Nominations is the 30th April 2023 -



Dr. Kristina Kütt
Tel.: 030 2093-12842




cvh-preis.text.image0 Increasing the recognition and visibility of female academics – one goal of the gender equality strategy of the Caroline von Humboldt Programme