Thesaurus Poloniae is a three-month fellowship programme of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland. The programme is addressed to foreign scientists conducting research on the culture, history and multicultural heritage of the Republic of Poland and Central Europe.
The programme is implemented by the International Cultural Centre in Krakow, the city being a leading Polish academic centre.
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Course Level: This is a three-month fellowship programme.
Study Subject: Fellowship is available for conducting research on the culture, history and multicultural heritage of the Republic of Poland and Central Europe.
Award: The participants in the Senior Programme are granted a monthly fellowship of 3500 PLN (ca 770 EUR), the participants in the Junior Programme – 2500 PLN (ca 550 EUR), and both are offered a one-off grant of 1500 PLN (ca 330 EUR) received together with the first fellowship amount, meant to be spent on publications and other related expenses. The International Cultural Centre Library is at the Fellowship Holders’ disposal, and computer work stations with internet access are available in the Reading Room. The ICC offers assistance in getting access to the archives and libraries as well as educational activities of Krakow’s academic and cultural institutions. The participants in the programme get a single, fully furnished and equipped apartment in the city center at their disposal.
The award can be taken in: Poland
Eligibility: Eligible candidates in the Thesaurus Poloniae Fellowship are kindly requested to send their application packages to the ICC postal address by the deadlines stated. The application should include a CV and an essay (no more than 500 words) on the research plan to be conducted in Krakow. Additionally, the candidates in the Junior Programme are requested to attach two academic recommendation letters.
Nationality: Foreign scientists are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Eligibility: Applicants must have previous year degree.
English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.
How to Apply: The completed applications can be sent by post or via email. The application should include a CV and an essay (no more than 500 words) on the research plan to be conducted in Krakow. Additionally, the candidates in the Junior Programme are requested to attach two academic recommendation letters. The postage stamp date is decisive for recognizing if the applicant has met the deadline.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30th of June and the 15th of July