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Dartmouth Summer Institute

One Week Summer Institute: June 21 – 26, 2021
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 two PhD-students or postdocs to participate in the "The Futures of American Studies Institute" at Dartmouth College. For travel and accommodation the BAA awards a scholarship of €1,150 ($695 tuition and €500 travel grant).

The Summer Institute provides a shared space of critical inquiry that brings the participants' work-in-progress to the attention of a network of influential scholars.

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

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Please 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: April 1, 2021

Please note that your application must be in English.

Please send your application as a single PDF-file to:
Prof. Dr. Heike Paul: heike.paul@fau.de
Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm: schweiger-wilhelm@amerika-akademie.de

Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm

Managing Director
Bavarian American Academy


+49 89 552537-42