New Europe College
Fellowship Program at the New Europe College
- Institute for Advanced Study -
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for the academic year 2017-2018
New Europe College, an institute for advanced study in the humanities and social sciences in Bucharest, Romania, is offering through competition Fellowships in its Pontica Magna Program. This funding opportunity targets young researchers, media professionals, writers and artists from the countries around the Black Sea (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Turkey, and Ukraine), but also beyond it. Candidates are welcome to apply with projects on topics of their choice, for in-residence fellowships of one or two terms at the NEC.
NEC makes the best of its location to provide an attractive meeting and working place for scholars from East and West, from North and South, from the countries of the EU and outside it, who wish to pursue a meaningful project of their own while also meeting with peers from other disciplines. It supports its fellows by providing excellent conditions for their work and by establishing a strong and productive network among academics and intellectuals in the country and beyond. The institute has acquired a unique position in the region and has established itself as a research center of international reputation.
Pontica Magna Fellowships are earmarked for applicants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Geor¬gia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine (other post-Soviet countries may also be considered) and Turkey. Candidates must be doctoral students at an advanced stage of their research, or hold a PhD title. Journalists, media professionals, writers and artists are also eligible; a PhD is not compulsory in such cases, but it is a plus. In its absence, a CV presenting their achievements so far in their chosen activity will be taken into account (see the guidelines for details). Preference is given to candidates below the age of 40.
Submission of applications:
Applications have to be submitted following the guidelines and using the form available here:
Applications will be submitted, in electronic format only, to the address: email@example.com
Candidates are asked to enter in the Subject field of their e-mail message “Pontica Magna Fellowship”.
Deadline: June 4, 2017
We will acknowledge the receipt of an application and confirm that the application requirements have been met within 10 days after the deadline.
New Europe College, Str. Plantelor 21, 023971 Bucharest, Romania; tel. 0041 – 21 – 3 07 99 10 (re-sponsible for the admission procedure: Constantin Ardeleanu)
Pontica Magna Coordinator at NEC: Dr. Constantin Ardeleanu (firstname.lastname@example.org)
German Partner at Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin: Dr. Katharina Biegger (email@example.com)
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