International Calls

Call for applications for the International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS)

If you are from Central, Eastern or South Eastern Europe, France, Israel, North America or the Arab region, then the International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) at the German Bundestag could give you the opportunity to experience how the Bundestag works over the course of five months, with three of these spent working in a Member’s office.
Each year, the German Bundestag, in cooperation with the Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the Technische Universität Berlin, offers around 120 scholarships to young university graduates from 42 countries. The program runs each year from 1 March to 31 July.
The patron of the program is the President of the German Bundestag.
The program aims to:

  • promote relations between Germany and the participating countries
  • consolidate democratic values and tolerance
  • deepen understanding of cultural diversity
  • secure peaceful coexistence in the world.

Deadline for applications: 30. June 2018

Call for applications for the third interdisciplinary Kolleg Europa "Ideen von Europa – “Ideas of Europe” 2018-2020, that is jointly organized  by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Alfred Toepfer Foundation (Alfred Toepfer Stiftung F.V.S.) and the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes).

Doctoral candidates and Master students at the Centers of the DAAD Centers’ Network for German and European Studies and their partner institutions are eligible to apply.  Very good German (minimum B2 reading and listening skills) and good English language skills are needed to be eligible to apply. Intercultural tandems which are formed at the beginning of the first attendance phase are part of the programme.

Deadline for applications: 27 June 2018.

Please find more information in the attached call (available in German only), the program flyer (in English and German language) and the corresponding documents.
The programme is split into three one-week attendance phases between autumn 2018 and spring 2020. The first one will take place in Weimar from 30th September to 6th October 2018, followed by week-long meetings in Prague (17th to 23rd March 2019), Tunis (Fall 2019) and Brussels (Spring 2020).

ERASMUS+ - Exchange Program with Science Po Aix

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National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic

  1. National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic for study, research, teaching and artistic stays during the academic year 2018/2019. Deadline: April 30, 2018
  2. A Scholarship based on the bilateral agreement between Slovakia and Israel. Deadline: March 10, 2018
  3. Summer School of Slovak Language Scholarship.


Call for Applications - Doctoral Research Fellowship at the Center for Austrian Studies

Who can apply: Highly qualified doctoral students who are enrolled in an Austrian university or at one of the universities with affiliated Austrian Centers.
Submission deadline: March 30, 2018
Further information: German | English


OEAD Scholarship Programs:

We recently opened the “spring calls” for the academic year 2018/2019 of the following programs (with direct links to the grants database):

Scholarship of the Scholarship Foundation of the Republic of Austria:

Detailed information about the programs, the target groups, the conditions, requirements, deadlines and direct links to the online application are available in the grants database The application is also possible via

Next deadline for the programs is March, 1, 2018.


Call for Applications - Alfred Ebenbauer Scholarship

In memory of former Rector Alfred Ebenbauer, the University of Vienna grants a minimum of two short-term scholarships each year to young scientists for the purpose of funding projects of scientific cooperation between the University of Vienna and Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The scholarships are intended as a contribution to the partnership between the two universities. 
Scholarship amount: € 2.000,-- (max.) each
The scholarships may be used for travelling expenses and the costs of a short stay (of approximately one month), but also for the purchase of materials and equipment.
Application deadline: February 1, 2018
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Call for Proposals - 25th International Conference of Europeanists

Europe and the World: Mobilities, Values and Citizenship
InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
March 28-30, 2018
Organized by the Council for European Studies
Submission deadline: October 2, 2017
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Call for Applications - Doctoral Research Fellowship at the Center for Austrian Studies

Who can apply: Highly qualified doctoral students who are enrolled at an Austrian university or at one of the universities with affiliated Austrian Centers.
Submission deadline: August 24, 2017
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Call for Applications - Internationale Parlamentsstipendium des Deutschen Bundestages

Der Deutsche Bundestag vergibt jährlich das Internationale Parlaments-Stipendium (IPS) an politisch interessierte, junge Hochschulabsolventinnen und -absolventen aus Mittel-, Ost- und Südosteuropa, Frankreich, Israel, den USA und dem arabischen Raum. Das IPS richtet sich an Nachwuchstalente, die sich in ihren Heimatländern aktiv für demokratische Grundwerte engagieren wollen. Der Bundestag gibt diesen jungen Menschen die Gelegenheit, während einer dreimonatigen Tätigkeit bei einem Mitglied des Bundestages das deutsche parlamentarische System und politische Entscheidungsprozesse kennenzulernen und praktische Erfahrungen im Bereich der parlamentarischen Arbeit zu sammeln. Ziel des Programms ist es außerdem, die Beziehungen Deutschlands mit den teilnehmenden Ländern zu fördern und zu festigen. In diesem Sinne erwartet der Bundestag, dass die Stipendiatinnen und Stipendiaten das Wissen, das sie im Rahmen des IPS erworben haben, in ihren Heimatländern umsetzen und anwenden.
Submission deadline: June 30, 2017
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Call for Applications - Institutslektor at the Center for Austrian Studies

Who can apply: Postdoctoral candidates who have completed a doctorate at an Austrian university in the field of humanities or social sciences with a focus on the Donauraum and Austrian cultural and social development in connection with their significance for the entire European intellectual life.
Duration: 1.10.2017-31.07.2018
Submission deadline: June 15, 2017
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Call for Applications - Tübingen Israel Program 2017

The University of Tuebingen will again organize the cultural studies program with language lessons «Jewish Life in Germany». The program will take place from 3 - 17 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.

For further information:

Deadline for applications: May 26, 2017

“Migration in Public Remembrance and Politics: How Do Collective Memories Impact Current Debates on Immigration and Refugees in Germany?”

DAAD funded study trip to Germany in July 2017, organized by the Canadian Center for German & European Studies (CCGES) at York University in Toronto and the Joint Initiative for German and European Studies (JIGES) at the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (CERES) at the University of Toronto.

Deadline for applications: March 11, 2017


"L’Allemagne dans une Europe fragilisée"

Summer Seminar at the Europäische Akademie Otzenhausen and in Berlin, coming May 5 to 15, organized by the Centre canadien d'études allemandes et européennes (CCEAE), Montréal, the Joint Initiative in German and European Studies (JIGES, Toronto) as well as the Centre interdisciplinaire d'études et de recherches sur l'Allemagne (CIERA), France.

Deadline for appilcations: March 1, 2017


DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program

AICGS is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships.

Application deadline for Fall 2017 (July 2017 - December 2017): February 28, 2017


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.

Deadline for applications: February 28, 2017