Bavarian American Academy for Members


Free Membership may be applied for by post-doctoral scholars with a focus on North America or on inter-American topics who have full-time employment at an academic institution in Bavaria. Learn more


Financial Support

Active members of the BAA can apply for financial support for single academic lectures atB avarian universities or other non-academic institutions.


The BAA‘s support policy focuses on lectures with interdisciplinary orientation and the U.S. and Canada as well as Latin America and the Caribbean as central items.


Application form for financial support of single academic lectures


Application form for financial support of academic conferences


Scholarships for Graduates

The BAA continually awards scholarships to graduate American-studies researchers at Bavarian universities.


Post-Graduate Scholarship


Dissertation Award


Fellowship Program





We are happy to assist you!

Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm
Managing Director of the Bavarian American Academy



+49 (0)89 55 25 37-42





Jasmin Falk
Office Assistant - Bavarian American Academy



+49 (0)89 55 25 37-41





Office Hours

Mon. - Fri. 9a.m. - 5p.m. (CET)