Heidelberg University offers Doctoral Scholarships in the field of Humanities or Social Sciences in Germany, 2012
Study Subject(s):The grant is provided to learn Towards a Global History of Concepts.
Course Level:This scholarship is for pursing PhD level.
Scholarship Provider: German Federal Excellence Initiative.
The award can be taken at: Germany
Eligibility:-Candidates must hold an M.A. or equivalent in a relevant discipline of the humanities or social sciences such as South or East Asian Studies, History, Art History, Philosophy, History of Science or Religious Studies, with an above-average grade (at least 1.7, B+, 2+, “magna cum laude”, or equivalent).
-Proficiency in English and at least one Asian language is essential; prior research experience in Asia is desirable.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Germany can apply for this application .
Description: Heidelberg University invites applications for 2 PhD Positionswithin the research group “Towards a Global History of Concepts.” The research group is situated within the Cluster “Asia and Europe in a Global Context,” funded by the German Federal Excellence Initiative, and aims to develop new ways of reconstructing conceptual migrations and entanglements in transcultural perspective.
Number of awards offered: Two The studentships are offered.
Tenure of award: It is applicable for three years.
Value: Total offer is of €1200/month (except for a small enrollment fee, no tuition fees apply).
Other Benefits: Not Known
Selection criteria:Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically.
application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 1 November 2012.