Forum Transregionale Studien

The Forum Transregionale Studien is a Berlin-based research platform designed to promote research that connects systematic and region-specific questions in a perspective that addresses entanglements and interactions beyond national, cultural, and regional frames.


Research Network Marbach-Weimar-Wolfenbüttel

Three of Germany's largest archives and libraries have joined forces.  Since February 2014 their main office has been situated here at the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin.

The association's website

John Maynard Smith Prize

Each year, the John Maynard Smith Prize is awarded to an outstanding young researcher in the field of evolutionary biology


"Some Institutes for Advanced Study" SIAS

is a network of currently eight Institutes for Advanced Study in Europe and North -Amerika.




In the 1990ies, the Wissenschaftskolleg supported various initiatives of former fellows to set up Institutes for Advanced Study in Eastern Europe. Later, other initiatives followed in other parts of the world. Today, these institutions are among the most important partners of the Wissenschaftskolleg.


European Network of Institutes for Advanced Study (NetIAS)

NetIAS is a Network of 17 European Institutes for Advanced Study.


Former Cooperations

In the past, the Wissenschaftskolleg took part in many initiatives and cooperations.