GRACE is composed of the Steering Committee, the Management and the GRACE PhD Students. The Steering Committee consists of representatives of the KIT Climate and Environment Center, the KHYS, the GRACE Management and the GRACE PhD Representatives. The Steering Committee e.g. decide on the admission of the new GRACE PhD Students. The Management is responsible for the coordination within GRACE. The GRACE PhD students are members of the KIT departments, which are mainly affiliated to the Civil Engineering, Geo- and Environmental Sciences, Physics and Chemistry and Biosciences departments.