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VolkswagenStiftung and Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships 2018/19

Call for Applications


Call is closed.


The VolkswagenStiftung and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation invite postdoctoral researchers in the humanities to apply for fellowships. The programme addresses young researchers (postdocs) in the humanities from the U.S. and Germany seeking to spend an academic year at a research institution in the respective other country.

The Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) is one of 14 research institutions in Germany participating as a partner and host organization in this joint fellowship programme of the Volkswagen Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Application for researchers from the U.S. closed on September 12, 2017

Application deadline for researchers from Germany closed on September 5, 2017

Applications must be written in English and submitted to the Volkswagen Foundation electronically via the online application system:

PDF version of the call for applications for the academic year 2018/2019 here.

Further information about VW/Mellon fellowships are available here

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