Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellowships in Central European Studies for outstanding scholars
The Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellowships in Central European Studies enable each year two outstanding scholars to conduct research on important issues related to Central Europe at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C. The next Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellows will be appointed for a nine (9) month period from either September 2016 to May 2017 or October 2016-June 2017.
The Fellows are closely integrated into the research, training, and outreach activities of the Center for Transatlantic Relations (CTR) at SAIS, and will participate in CTR events and meetings. Each Fellow is expected to complete a research paper during the period of residence according to the terms of the assignment entered into with the Foundation.
The Fellow will enter into a research assignment with the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation and will receive a monthly stipend of $5,000; an office with computer; Internet access and voicemail; access to Johns Hopkins University libraries and other facilities. The Fellow is expected to take care of his/her travel, accommodation, health care coverage and living expenses.
Each applicant should submit the following (in English):
- A letter supporting the application.
- A 3 to 5 page double-spaced statement that proposes a research project, including its relevance to the research interests of the Center.
- A curriculum vitae.
- Two sealed letters of recommendation attesting to the applicant's professional competence.
The applicant is responsible for collecting all materials and submitting them as one packet before March 15, 2016 to:
Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellowship
Center for Transatlantic Relations
School for Advanced International Studies
Johns Hopkins University
1717 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 525
Washington, DC 20036
The Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellows are selected by the Center for Transatlantic Relations and the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation. Applicants will be notified by April 22, 2016. The 2016-2017 Fellowship can begin either on September 1, 2016 or October 1, 2016.