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Dartmouth Summer Institute

One Week Summer Institute: June 17-23, 2024
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

Director: Professor Donald E. Pease (Dartmouth College / honorary BAA member )
Executive Director: Professor James E. Dobson (Dartmouth College)

The Bavarian American Academy funds the participation of two doctoral or postdoctoral researchers affiliated with a Bavarian university in the "The Futures of American Studies Institute." The Summer Institute will take at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. The selected candidates will receive a lump sum of €1,150 to cover travel, accommodation, as well as tuition ($695 tuition and €500 travel grant).

The Futures of American Studies Institute provides a shared space of critical inquiry that brings the participants' work-in-progress to the attention of a network of influential scholars. Read here what some of our fellows say about their experience.

See Dartmouth College's website of "The Future of American Studies Institute" for more information on the program

Apply now

Please note that your application must be in English.
Include the following documents in your application:

  • CV
  • brief description of the project (not more than one page)
  • writing sample (10-15 pages)
  • letter of recommendation

Application deadline: 15 March 2024

Please send your application as a single PDF-file to:
Prof. Dr. Heike Paul: heike.paul@fau.de
Dr. Christoph Straub: straub@amerika-akademie.de

More specific questions can be addressed to Dr. Christoph Straub.

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Dr. Christoph Straub

Managing Director Bavarian American Academy


089 55 25 37-42