Scholarships & Awards

The European Forum at the Hebrew University and its study programs and research centers offer a variety of scholarships and research grants.

Please select from the list on the left side of the page.

 

 

Excellence Scholarships of the MA Program in Contemporary Germany: Politics, Society and Culture 2016/17

 

The MA program in Studies in Contemporary Germany: Politics, Society and Culture 

offers excellence scholarships for enrolled students.

  • First year students must take courses amounting to at least 50% of the credit points required by the program.
  • Second year students must complete their studies within the academic year 2016/17.

Application deadline: Thursday, 13.10.2016, 12:00
Application form

 

Excellence Scholarships of the MA Program in European Studies 2016/17

The MA program in European Studies offers excellence scholarships for enrolled students for the academic year 2016/17.

  • First year students must take courses amounting to at least 50% of the credit points required by the program.
  • Second year students must complete their studies within the academic year 2016/17.

Application deadline: Thursday, 13.10.2016, 12:00
Application form

 

The Michael Zeff z"l Award and Fellowship

Michael Zeff

The European Forum at the Hebrew University hereby announces the
Michael Zeff z”l Thesis Award and Michael Zeff z”l Fellowship for the first time.

In memory of our student Michael Zeff z”l, two prizes and two fellowships will be awarded each year to MA students of the European Forum at the Hebrew University

  • for the best MA thesis in European Studies (criteria for the evaluation are academic quality and originality);
  • for financial support.

For further information, please see the call for the Michael Zeff z”l Thesis Award and Michael Zeff z”l Fellowship.

Slideshow in Memory of Michael Zeff z"l.

 

 

 

 

 

DAAD Network Mobility Fellowship

 

The DAAD Center for German Studies at the European Forum at the Hebrew University awards fellowships for visiting Master and/or PhD students.

Conditions
Visiting students will be invited to spend a five-month term at the Center for German Studies at the European Forum at the Hebrew University. Students will attend the “Contemporary Germany: Politics, Society and Culture” program taught in English. The DAAD Center for German Studies will cover the students’ tuition, accommodation in the university dormitories, travel expenses to Israel and back and health insurance.

Eligibility
Candidates for the fellowship must be enrolled in one of the Master or PhD programs offered by and/or affiliated with a DAAD Center for German and European Studies and should not be older than 30 years.

Application
The application should contain the following documents:

  1. application form
  2. a concise motivation letter in English (max. 2 pages, double spaced, A4)
  3. a curriculum vitae
  4. two references (one of them by the students DAAD Center Director and by a scholar familiar with the applicant’s studies)

 

North Rhine-Westphalia Scholarship Program 2017

Since 2004 the state government of North Rhine-Westphalia (in the following: NRW) has been carrying out a scholarship programme for students from Israel.
The programme is being implemented by the Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, who works on behalf of the state government of NRW as the programme coordination office.

The programme offers short-term scholarships for students in bachelor and master degree programmes from selected Israeli universities wishing to pursue studies and research in NRW.

Tübingen Israel Program 2017

 

The University of Tuebingen will organize the cultural studies program with language lessons «Jewish Life in Germany» in 2017 for the 16th time. The program will take place from 3rd - 17th July 2017 and it is directed at students and graduates of all subjects. In addition to the mandatory German lessons, there will be workshops, excursions and discussion rounds on the agenda. A basic knowledge of the German language is essential. The theme-related excursions and workshops will be held in English or will be translated. The participants will be accommodated in host families.

Due to the generous support of the federal state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the German Academic Exchange Service and private donors, the course fees are limited to 300 Euro per person.

The fees include the following services:

  • Return ticket Israel – Tuebingen / Tuebingen – Israel
  • Accommodation in host families
  • German lessons
  • Workshops
  • Study material for the classes
  • Excursions (travel expenses, meals, entrance fees)

The program of recent years produced a major response in Israel; therefore we recommend an early registration.

On the following website you can find information about the program 2016, more general information about the current program 2017, as well as a registration form for download: http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/de/20161