Call for Applications

2020 Grants and Fellowships

The Institute of European Studies is pleased to announce the following funding opportunities in 2021-22 for research in and on Europe. Grants and fellowships are available for UC Berkeley graduate students, undergraduates, faculty and lecturers in all fields of study.

This year, we are pleased to announce two new grants: the Berkeley-Inland University, Norway, Research Fellowship and the Austrian Studies Fellowship for entering graduate students. Click on the links below for details and application instructions.

Graduate Students

Grant Opportunity

Deadline

Details

Foreign Language and Area Studies Awards

January 27, 2021

  • Summer and academic year awards available
  • Must have completed at least two semesters of target language study

Gerald D. and Norma Feldman Graduate Student Dissertation Fellowship

February 1

  • For research on topics related to Europe and the EU
  • $3,000

Helmuth Kohl Award in German and European Studies

February 1

  • For D.E. students in European Studies
  • $2000

Austrian Studies Fellowship

March 15

  • For entering graduate students in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • $5,000

Berkeley-Austria Research Fellowship

February 1

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • EUR 2,000/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Freie Universität Berlin Mobility Fund

February 1

  • EUR 1,500 travel grant + daily allowance
  • all disciplines

Berkeley-Uppsala Research Fellowship

February 1

*for research stays in Fall 2021 or Spring 2022*

  • all disciplines
  • EUR 1,500/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Lausanne Research Fellowship 

February 1

*for research stays in 2022*

  • All disciplines
  • CHF 1,600/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-FAU Erlangen/Nuremberg Research Fellowship

February 1

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • EUR 1,000/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-St. Andrews Research Fellowship

February 1

The Berkeley-St. Andrews Fellowship has been suspended for 2021; it will restart in 2022.

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • £1,000 monthly stipend (up to three months)

Berkeley-Cologne Research Fellowship

February 1

The Berkeley-Cologne Fellowship has been suspended for 2021; it will restart in 2022.

  • all disciplines
  • EUR 1,000/month (up to two months)

Berkeley-Regensburg Research Fellowship

February 1

*for research stays in 2022*

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • EUR 1,000/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Muenster Research Fellowship

February 1

*for research stays in 2022*

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • EUR 1,000/month (up to three months)

Berkeley—FSU Jena Research Fellowship

February 1

The Berkeley-Jena Fellowship has been suspended for 2021; it will restart in 2022.

  • all disciplines
  • EUR 1,000/month (3-10 months)

Berkeley-Hamburg Research Fellowship

February 1

  • all disciplines
  • EUR 1,000/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Viadrina Research Fellowship

February 1

  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • EUR 360/month travel grant for short-term research stays at European University Viadrina (up to five months)

Berkeley—Luxembourg Research Fellowship

February 1

  • all disciplines
  • EUR 1,500/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Inland University, Norway, Research Fellowship

February 1

*for research stays in 2022*

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • $1000/month for up to three months
  • additional funding available for students willing to assist faculty research

Berkeley-Greifswald Research Fellowship

February 1

  • All disciplines + European language study
  • EUR 850/month (up to three months)

Berkeley-Institute of Mediterranean Studies (Crete) / Modern Greek Studies Foundation Fellowship

February 1

  • Humanities / Social Sciences
  • $1,500 travel stipend + fellowship of $1,000/month (up to three months)

Center for British Studies Graduate Travel Grant

February 1

  • Airfare for research travel to the UK

Center for British Studies Dissertation Research Grant

February 1

  • For students advanced to candidacy
  • $2,000 for dissertation research in the UK

Center for British Studies Kirk Underhill Graduate Prize 

Faculty nominations due May 15

$250 for best research paper on a British Studies topic

Center for Portuguese Studies Pinto/Fialon Scholarships and Fellowships

May 15

  • Open to Portuguese and Portuguese-American students at UC Berkeley

Center for Portuguese Studies Research/Language Study Awards

 February 28

For research or language/culture summer programs in Portugal or Portuguese Studies

Ana Hatherly Graduate Student Research Grant

March 31

  • Portuguese Studies; preference for projects on the works of Ana Hatherly
  • $1000

Luso-American Financial Scholarships for Luso-American Studies​

February 28

  • $700
  • Open to graduate students in the fields of Portuguese-American Studies at UC Berkeley​

 


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