The Hector Fellow Academy is a young academy of sciences. It offers a platform for networking, interdisciplinary exchange, and mutual inspiration to the laureates of the Hector Science Award. In addition, the Academy supports promising young researchers.

The Hector Fellow Academy was founded in 2013. Today, this network consists of 24 professors and 19 young scientists working in the areas of natural and engineering sciences. New research topics and innovation are instigated by bringing together these outstanding scientists across institutions and scientific disciplines. The Hector Fellow Academy strengthens research in Germany and contributes to solving global challenges by raising awareness of socio-political issues.