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Call for Applications: MA and PhD Scholarships in Medieval Studies at Central European University


The Department of Medieval Studies at the Central European University is pleased to announce its call for applications for graduate programs offering tuition waivers and scholarships for the majority of students: 

  • 1-year MA in Late Antique, Medieval and Early Modern Studies (10 months, 12-14 students admitted / year)

  • 2-year MA in Comparative History: Late Antique, Medieval and Renaissance Studies in collaboration with the Department of History (20 months, 10-12 students/year)

Undergraduate Paper Writing Competition: $10,000 top prize

Dear Colleagues,

Please find below the details of a great undergraduate prize competition on the theme of Muslim Intellectual Life in 2nd/8th c. Baghdad. Two top $10,000 prizes (one for Arabic and another for English) will be awarded. The best Arabic and English papers will be published. For further information please contact: cmccaward@hbku.edu.qa