Are you an African national looking to pursue a Postdoctoral degree in any field of study? If so, the Norbert Elias Fellowships 2023 might be the perfect opportunity for you! This prestigious scholarship, offered by the Volkswagen Foundation (VolkswagenStiftung), provides full funding that covers a stipend, travel expenses, and health insurance. It’s an excellent chance to further your academic pursuits without financial worries.
Hosted by the Institute for Advanced Study of Bielefeld University, the Norbert Elias Fellowships offer a supportive and interdisciplinary environment for outstanding researchers. Successful applicants will join an international Research Group at the Institute, known as ZiF, and immerse themselves in up to ten months of dedicated research and networking.
Eligibility for the fellowship is open to senior researchers and postdocs from African universities across all disciplines. If you have a strong inclination towards conducting high-level research in relevant fields such as innovation, industrial economics, law and economics, digitization, or smart products, then this fellowship is tailored for you.
The Norbert Elias Fellows will have the incredible opportunity to work on their own research projects while actively participating in the collaborative activities of the Research Group. This unique experience fosters interdisciplinary collaboration, allowing Fellows to gain valuable insights from diverse perspectives.
But the benefits don’t end there! The fellowship provides free accommodation on ZiF’s campus, ensuring a comfortable and conducive environment for your research. Moreover, the scholarship covers all travel expenses, making it easier for you to focus on your academic pursuits without worrying about financial constraints. Additionally, health insurance costs will be taken care of, ensuring your well-being during your time as a Norbert Elias Fellow.
If you meet the eligibility criteria and are passionate about making a significant impact through your research, seize this opportunity and apply for the Norbert Elias Fellowships 2023. The application deadline varies, so make sure to check the official website for further details. Embark on this journey of knowledge, discovery, and personal growth at ZiF’s Institute for Advanced Study, and open doors to a bright academic future. Good luck!