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FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMM

Only available for students and graduates at Bavarian universities  

 

Sascha Pöhlmann

    

Whitman‘s Future-Founding Poetry
Click on the title and listen to the talk of Dr. Sascha Pöhlmann given during his time as BAA-stipend in 2012 at the Kluge Center of the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.

  

        

Kluge Fellows 2010

Martina Schlögel, Markus Faltermeier and Sabrina Hüttner

with Carolyn Brown, Director of the John W. Kluge Center

 

 

 

1. Bavarian Library of Congress Fellowship     Info sheet

Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, Washington DC - Sponsored by the Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts
9,500 Euro Grant, Summer-Fall 2016

The joint scholarship of the Bavarian American Academy of the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress in 2016 is offered with Euro 9,500.

The scholarship includes a stay in Washington for 5-6 months, a deskat the John W. Kluge Center, research support by the staff of the center and access to all archives of the Library of Congress.

  

2. Stanford University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship     Info sheet 

Stanford University - Sponsored by DLD (Digital-Life-Design)
10,000 Euro Grant, Summer-Fall 2016

During the stay the fellows will have access to the library and contacts in Stanford who will help to establish an academic network and to to discuss their project with other academics. The exact date of travel will be coordinated with the BAA. DLD (Digital-Life-Design) supports the research stay with 10.000 €. The grant may be used for either travel and living expenses or housing. A short report on the fellowship is to be handed in afterwards.

 

3. Two Harvard University Post-Graduate Research Fellowships    Info sheet 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - Sponsored by Harvard Club München e.V.
3,000 Euro Grant, Summer-Fall 2016

The two research grants includes access to the Harvard library and contacts in Harvard. The Harvard Club Munich finances the research activities of two fellows with a grant of Euro 3,000. The grants may be used for either travel expenses or housing. Depending on time of the year , the fellowship is considered for a stay of two to three months in length in the United States. A short report on the fellowship is to be handed in afterwards.

 

4. Duke University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship    Info sheet

Duke University, Durham, NC; Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the Social Sciences - Sponsored by Duke Club of Germany e.V.
2,000 Euro Grant, Summer-Fall 2016

Access to the library will be available during the Fellowship. Our partners in Durham will give you support on current research questions and will offer the chance for discussions. The Duke Club of Germany supports the research with grant of Euro 2,000. This grant may be used for either travel expenses or housing. The exact time of your stay will be coordinated with professor Kerry Haynie in the Department of Political Science. A short report on the fellowship is to be handed in afterwards.

 

5. Yale University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship    Info sheet

Yale University, New Haven, CT; Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition - Sponsored by BAA
1,000 Euro Grant, Summer-Fall 2016

This fellowship includes intensive collaboration at the Gilder Lehrman Center. You will be working closely together with professors. You will also have access to all libraries in Yale. BAA supports this internship with a grant of Euro 1,000. This grant may be used for either travel expenses or housing. The exact time of your stay will be coordinated with professor David Blight at the Gilder Lehrman Center. A short report on the fellowship is to be handed in afterwards. 

 

The application deadline for all fellowships is January 20, 2016

  • one single pdf file
  • with CV,
  • summary of academic project (max. 2 pages long) and,
  • letter of support from doctoral advisor.

The application has to be written in English.