Young Researchers

Encouraged by Excellence

200 young researchers from all academic stages, come together for a week of scientific networking. Within the unique atmosphere of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF), the brightest minds in mathematics and computer science, laureates and young researchers alike, connect, share knowledge, find inspiration and push forward.

The opportunity to join the annual HLF is provided exclusively to outstanding young researchers in mathematics and computer science (or closely related fields) at the Undergraduate/Pre-Master, Graduate PhD and Postdoc levels. In order to participate, they have to pass a multi-step application and selection process.

The application phase runs from Friday, November 11, 2022 until Saturday, February 11, 2023. Applications must be submitted in the HLF online application tool via the following link:

Impressions of the 9th HLF

What makes the Heidelberg Laureate Forum such a unique experience? Get a glimpse into the highlights of the 9th Heidelberg Laureate Forum and what made it so special for the participants.


Testimonials 9th HLF