Fellowships of the Joachim Herz Foundation and Wikimedia

Moritz Appels has been awarded fellowships by the Joachim Herz Foundation and Wikimedia Germany.

We are happy to announce that Moritz Appels, PhD student at our Chair, has been awarded the Add-on Fellowship for Interdisciplinary Economics and Interdisciplinary Business Administration by the Joachim Herz Foundation. As one of twenty junior researchers selected to join the fellowship program in 2020, he will be financially supported in his empirical research on the interplay of political and economic actors. For more information on the program, please visit:

Moritz has also recently been awarded the Fellowship FreiesWissen by Wikimedia Germany, in which he is working on making some of the data he is currently collecting with Marc Kowalzick of the Chair of SME and Entrepreneurship Open Access. For more information on this program, please visit: