The Chair in German-Canadian Studies and the Spletzer Family Foundation Inc. announce the German-Canadian Studies Fellowship Competition for 2016:
German-Canadian History Research Scholarship (Ph.D.):
$15,000 (biennial, renewable once) for students at the University of Manitoba pursuing research on the history of German immigrants or their descendants in Canada
Deadline Extension: March 25, 2016
2016 Curt C. and Else Silberman Seminar for Faculty
PhD Funding Opportunities in Early Modern German History at the University of Limerick.
1) PhD Teaching Fellowship in Early Modern German History.
The Department of History, University of Limerick, is offering one full-time PhD Teaching Fellowship in Early Modern German History.
The Harry & Helen Gray/AICGS Reconciliation Fellowship Program, funded by the Harry & Helen Gray Culture and Politics Program and directed by Dr. Lily Gardner Feldman, is designed to bring two younger scholars or practitioners working on reconciliation themes concerning Germany and Japan to AICGS for a research stay of six weeks. The fellowship includes a stipend of $4,500, transportation to and from Washington, research expenses, and office space at the Institute.
Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize 2016
Openness and Secrecy in Medieval Germany
Durham University, Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 April 2016
An international and interdisciplinary conference for researchers at all career stages. Participants may wish to address, but should not consider themselves limited by, the following general questions:
• What roles did openness and secrecy play in medieval German society?
• How did medieval Germans use openness and secrecy?
• How were openness and secrecy produced, signalled and debated in medieval Germany?
2nd Annual Conference of the Max Weber Foundation, 28th-30th November 2016, Warsaw
Max Weber Foundation / German Historical Institute Warsaw and the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Research on Consequences of War Graz, in cooperation with the GrazMuseum / City Archive Graz.
Concept: Stephan Lehnstaedt (DHI Warsaw), Bernhard Bachinger (BIK Graz) and Dornik (Stadtarchiv Graz).
The Center for Austrian Studies will award a Center for Austrian Studies Book Prize and a Dissertation Prize in 2016, thanks to a generous donation from David and Rosemary Good.
Cambridge New Habsburg Studies Network - Annual 'New Approaches' Workshop
Friday 4th March 2016, Senior Parlour, Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge 2-6.45pm