Research grants – “Edith Saurer Fund for sponsoring projects in the field of historical research”.

Deadline: 30 September 2019

The “Edith Saurer Fund for sponsoring projects in the field of historical research” was founded and provided with funds by the late University Professor Edith Saurer from the University of Vienna, who passed away in 2011. Each year since 2013 one or several applicants have been granted a research grant from € 5.000,- to € 20.000,-.

The call for applications is addressed to Austrian and international post doc scholars.

The grant will be awarded to research projects focusing on the following criteria:

  • Investigating social inequality in contexts with issues of gender, social class, lifestyle, ethnicity and religious affiliations
  • Primary focus on Europe from the early modern period to the 20th century
  • Comparative and international studies

Applications in German or English can be submitted from July 1 to September 30 only on the website of Edith Saurer Fund (www.edithsaurerfonds.at). More information & German version here

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