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Call for Applications: Dartmouth Summer Institute

February 2, 2022

The Bavarian American Academy funds two PhD students or Postdocs to participate in the “The Futures of American Studies Institute” at Dartmouth College (Director: Professor Donald E. Pease). The Summer Institute will take place as in-person format, if the COVID-19 pandemic situation allows it. For travel and accommodation the BAA awards a scholarship of €1150 ($695 tuition and €500 travel grant).

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

Applications should include a brief description of the project (not more than one page), a CV, a writing sample (10-15 pages), and one letter of recommendation.

Please send your application in a single PDF file by March 15, 2022 to Prof. Dr. Heike Paul ( and Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm ( More specific questions can be addressed to Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm.

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