Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.
The travel grants are intended to assist young US citizens or permanent US residents who write their doctoral theses and wish to access the Herzog August Library for research purposes. Young academics who finished their PhD no more than 3 years ago are also eligible. The funding is worth up to 2,000 USD and can be combined with a doctoral fellowship
from the Library. The research stay stretches over a minimum of 4 weeks and can be applied for at any time.
young US citizens or permanent US residents writing their doctoral theses or scholars up to 3 years after completing their PhD who require access to the Herzog August Library for research purposes
admission to doctoral studies or completion of doctoral studies not longer than 3 years ago
Number of Scholarships
depending on the number of qualified applicants
at minimum a 4-week stay in Wolfenbüttel
up to 2,000 USD
Application forms and further information on the application procedure may be requested from Prof. Gerhild Scholz Williams (Washington University, St Louis) via e-mail
Applications are welcome at any time.