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„Trajectories of Change“, Ph.D. Scholarships in Humanities and Social Sciences

The scholarship programme „Trajectories of Change“ addresses historical and current transformation processes in the European neighbourhood. It offers stipends and fieldwork grants for Ph.D. students in the humanities and social sciences. For 2018, research applications dealing with transnational and regional dynamics of transformation are especially welcome.

The programme offers flexible funding schemes for Ph.D. students at various stages of their dissertation research as well as for graduate students in the phase of Ph.D. project development:
– Ph.D. Scholarships
– Dissertation Completion Scholarships
– Pre-Doctoral Research Grants
– Fieldwork Grants

Applicants must be Ph.D. students of social sciences or humanities. Prospective Ph.D. students can apply for Pre-Doctoral Research Grants.

Deadline 31 July 2018 for a stipend or grant starting starting in late 2018 or early 2019

Please apply online at with Ph.D. proposal and two references.