Dollar notes lying flat spread over each other ©Blogging Guide / unsplash.com

Fellowships

The Bavarian America Academy supports early career scholars working at Bavarian universities. To this end, the BAA fellowship program helps doctoral and postdoctoral researchers realize short-term research stays at top American universities and research institutions.

Washington Monument ©Jacob Creswick / unsplash.com

Bavarian Library of Congress Fellowship

Visit the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC for five to six months. During your research stay, you will have a work space, participate in activities at the Center, and get facilitated access to the collections, databases, and libraries for your research.

More about the Bavarian Library of Congress Fellowship

Widener Library, Harvard University ©Pascal Bernardon / unsplash.com

Harvard University Post-Graduate Research Fellowships

We award two fellowships that allow early career researchers to work at Harvard University for two to three months. Fellows have access to the university libraries and will be supported by local contacts.

More about the Harvard University Post-Graduate Research Fellowships

Duke University ©Pattern / unsplash.com

Duke University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship

Become a fellow for two to three months at the Department of Political Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences at Duke University. On-site, fellows will be supported by local contacts and have access to the library.

More about the Duke University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship
 

Yale University ©David Mark / pixabay.com

Yale University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship

Conduct research for two to three months at the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition. You will work closely with professors at the Center and have access to all libraries.

More about the Yale University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship

In addition to traditional research fellowships, the Bavarian America Academy also offers funding for other study formats.

lecture hall with students ©Photographee.eu / fotolia.com

Post-Graduate Scholarship

Are you doing your doctorate in the field of American Studies and planning a research stay in North America? The Bavarian American Academy supports your research trip with a scholarship!

More about the Post-Graduate Scholarship

student in library in front of bookshelf ©Devon Divine / unsplash.com

Travel Stipends of the AGBC

Together with the American German Business Club, we sponsor two travel grants for research stays in the U.S. as part of a doctoral or post-doctoral project.

More about the Travel Stipend of the AGBC

Dartmouth College ©tpsdave / pixabay.com

"The Futures of American Studies Institute"

Participate in the annual "The Futures of American Studies Institute" at Dartmouth College. The Summer Institute provides a collaborative space for critical inquiry, bringing the ongoing work of participants to the attention of a network of influential scholars.

More about "The Futures of American Studies Institute"

Dr. Christoph Straub

Managing Director Bavarian American Academy

E-Mail
straub@amerika-akademie.de

Telephone
089 55 25 37-42

Jasmin Falk

Administrative Assistant
Bavarian American Academy

E-Mail
jfalk@amerika-akademie.de
info@amerika-akademie.de

Telephone
+49 89 552537-41