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Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology


Invitation – Conference Mobilities and Transformations in the Americas

RIIA (Interdisciplinary Research Network on the Americas) brings together graduate and doctoral students, alumni, researchers and professors working and doing research on the American continent. We invite you to the launch of our Network and its e-journal, which would be celebrated with a conference called “Mobilities and Transformations: Perspectives from the Americas,” between the 26th and the 28th of June, 2019. We have invited distinguished speakers engaged in this area […]

“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 […]

Training opportunity: Publication Seminar

This non-credit seminar aimed at (advanced) graduate students and junior scholars has as its ultimate goal the submission of an academic essay for publication in an international peer-reviewed journal or similar publi-cation forum. Participants should have a piece of critical writing in an advanced stage by the beginning of the semester and be willing to work with their peer group in an open and collegial atmosphere during the three (to […]

Winter School “Human Rights” at University of Bologna

The University of Bologna in cooperation with the Fondation René Cassin – International Institute of Human Rights (Strasbourg) and the Higher School of Economics (Moscow), organises the international Winter School “Human Rights as a Horizontal Issue in EU External Policy”.  The training will be held at the School of Political Science, University of Bologna (Forlì campus) from the 9th to the 13th of January 2017. The Winter School will focus […]

Intensive course German (FIT-Kurs)

The registration for the next holiday intensive course German (FIT course) has started and ends on 22/2/2017.The course will take place from March 15, 2017 — March 31, 2017. You can apply, if you are a regular students of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU), or an international exchange student at the FAU, or an international Ph.D. student at the FAU. The course offers classes in German on different levels. Detailed […]

Support programs for student and academic exchanges between Bavaria and the Czech Republic

Thanks to a grant by the Bavarian State Ministry of Finance, Regional Development and Home Country BAYHOST may award additional funding for student and academic exchanges between Bavaria and the Czech Republic this year. Applications are possible for the following projects: 1. Research stays of students and young scientists and researchers 2. International academic projects ( Scientific workshops , summer and winter schools, block seminars, excursions ) Deadline for application […]

Mobility grants for stays in France

The Bavarian-French Academic Center (BFHZ) awards mobility grants to students who perform a study period or a research internship in the partner country . The subsidy is 500 , – € plus a location-dependent lump-sum for travel expenses from home university to guest university up to 450 , – . € . The minimum stay for a study stay is 4 months, for a research internship – one month. The […]

BayCHINA mobility grant for scientific writing

Advanced students and graduates have the opportunity to apply for mobility aid in the form of travel and subsistence grants for research stays in China. The primary objective is to support scientific theses (Diploma, Bachelor, Master or PhD) . Award criteria are academic performance, the quality and feasibility of the research project, an opinion of the scientific supervisor and the duration of studies. Applications may be submitted any time, but […]

India: Study and internship scholarships

The Bavarian-Indian Centre for Business and Highschools (BayIND) awards grants for visits to India for studying or internship and for scientific writing. Duration of stay is min. 4 months (studies, internship) or 2 months (scientific work). Application deadline is April 15 and September 15 each year, decisions on support are notified in written form to the candidate by BayIND. Apply if you have completed at least two semesters of your […]