University of Munster 2018 Visiting Postgraduate-PhD Fellowships to study in Germany

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University of Munster 2018 Visiting Postgraduate-PhD Fellowships to study in Germany
University of Munster 2018 Visiting Postgraduate-PhD Fellowships to study in Germany

2018 Visiting Fellowships for Postgraduates or PhD Students at University of Munster in Germany

The Integrated Research Training Group of the Collaborative Research Centre/SFB 1150 “Cultures of Decision-Making” at the University of Munster is inviting applications for Visiting Fellowships for Postgraduates or PhD Students.

The University of Munster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: February 20, 2018
  • Course Level: Fellowships are available for Postgraduate or PhD students.
  • Study Subject: The SFB 1150 comprises three project areas and 20 projects from several disciplines (history, literature, law, philosophy, and cultural anthropology, Jewish and Byzantine studies) as well as a Research Training Group.
  • Scholarship Award:  The fellowships offer EUR 1,365 per month (tax-free; if applicable plus children’s allowance; statutory accident insurance cover according to § 2 Abs. 1 Satz 1 SGB VII; health and social insurance not included) with an additional grant for travel expenses. For the time of the fellowship, the visiting fellows will be considered members of the Integrated Research Training Group of the SFB 1150 and are expected to participate in the programme of the Integrated Research Training Group as well as in the common activities of the SFB 1150.
  • Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Up to four fellowships are available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

The University of Münster is accepting applications from those with a PhD project located within the thematic and disciplinary framework of the SFB 1150. The language of communication within the SFB 1150 is German; German language skills are therefore recommended. Applications should be in English or German. They should include a one-page letter of motivation, a two-page outline of the applicant’s PhD project, a CV, academic certificates, and a letter of reference, preferably by the applicant’s supervisor.

English Language Requirements: The language of communication within the SFB 1150 is German; German language skills are therefore recommended. Applications should be in English or German.

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: They should include a one-page letter of motivation, a two-page outline of the applicant’s PhD project, a CV, academic certificates, and a letter of reference, preferably by the applicant’s supervisor. Please submit your application together with the usual documents, if possible by e-mail and as one PDF document, to the director of the Integrated Research Training Group of the SFB 1150, Prof Dr Jan Keupp, by 20 February 2018 via e-mail and also by post.

University of Munster 2018 Visiting Postgraduate-PhD Fellowships to study in Germany
University of Munster 2018 Visiting Postgraduate-PhD Fellowships to study in Germany

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