The Deutsches Museum in Munich invites applications for scholar in residence program available for research scholars interested in working for six or 12 months on projects involving the museum`s vast and heterogeneous collections. Scholars will present their research projects to colleagues at the beginning of their stay and will be expected to participate regularly in the museum’s and the Munich Centre’s Monday colloquium series and workshops. The application deadline is 13 October 2017
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are offered to research scholars interested in working on projects involving the museum`s vast and heterogeneous collections.
Course Level: This is a residence program of six or 12 months.
Scholarship Provider: Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany
Scholarship can be taken at: Germany
Eligibility: Scholars at any level of seniority are eligible to apply, provided they have at least one university degree. There are no restrictions regarding nationality. All scholars are requested to make their own provisions for health insurance.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Applicants of all countries are eligible to apply for this scholar in residence program.
Scholarship Description: The Deutsches Museum in Munich has several attractive scholarships to offer research scholars interested in working for six or 12 months on projects involving the museum`s vast and heterogeneous collections. The scholarship programme is international and interdisciplinary in scope. Applicants are invited to base their projects on the collections of the Deutsches Museum and to cooperate closely with museum staff on site when formulating their research proposals. Projects involving innovative approaches to artefact-oriented research are especially welcome.
Number of award(s): There are several attractive scholarships available.
Duration of award(s): These scholarships are awarded for six or 12 months to work on a project involving the museum`s vast and heterogeneous collections.
What does it cover? Scholarship holders will have their own workplace with a desktop computer and telephone, and the opportunity to reside temporarily in subsidized apartments of the museum complex insofar as these are available. Pre-doctoral stipends: € 7,500 (six months) / € 15,000 (full year). Post-doctoral stipends: € 15,000 (six months) / € 30,000 (full year).
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: The final results will be communicated by the end of August 2015.
How to Apply: Please send applications by post, including:
-completed application form
-project description (3 to 5 pages)
-two confidential references (can be sent directly by the referees)
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 13 October 2017