Gepubliceerd op 01-09-2014

Scholarship: Herzog-Ernst Scholarships

Thanks to the generous support provided by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, the Research Center is for the eleventh time in a position to offer Herzog-Ernst Scholarships to doctoral and post-doctoral fellows who plan on utilizing the collections of the Research Library in Gotha. Since 2004 the Foundation supported the programme with about 200 projects.

For work utilizing the resources in the Research Library in Gotha, the Research Center offers fellowships for doctoral and post-doctoral students starting from 02 February 2014. Doctoral fellows receive a monthly stipend of 1100 Euros for a period of one to nine months. Post-doctoral fellows receive a monthly stipend of 1600 Euros for a period of one to six months.

The deadline for grants in 2015 will be 15th October 2014.

Applicants are requested to include the following documents to their application:

1.    Application Form
2.    Curriculum Vitae
3.    A brief outline of the project (2-5 pages)
4.    Two letters of recommendation
5.    Copies of relevant certificates
6.    A publications list, where applicable

Applications should be submitted electronically to the following e-mail-address: herzogernst@uni-erfurt.de.

Further information about the scholarship and application can be downloaded from the box on the right hand side.

If you have any questions, please contact:


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