With the Akademie-Kolleg, established in 2010, the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities promotes the dialogue between young and experienced scientists. Members of the Akademie-Kolleg are former members of the WIN-Kolleg, award winners of the Academy and persons appointed by election. They have the right to attend meetings of the Academy, may observe the work of the Academy and participate in Academy discussions.
Membership usually expires five years after admission to the Akademie-Kolleg. The Academy supports the Kolleg in holding regular meetings, which are organized by the spokespersons.