September 30, 2018




(Paid Opportunity)


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

The “Edith Saurer Fund for the Promotion of Historical Studies Projects” awards research fellowships  for  applicants from Austria and international post doc scholars.

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The Edith Saurer Fund  was founded and provided with funds by the late University Professor Edith Saurer from the University of Vienna, who passed away in 2011.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

  • History

Required Languages

English or German

Eligible Countries


Program Period

 1 year

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

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.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

Research Fellowship from € 5.000 to € 20.000.

How to Apply

First Step: Register to Edith Saurer Fund website down below .

Second Step: Log in again here

Third Step: Upload the application as a PDF file.

The filename of this PDF file should be the surname and first name of the applicant and contain detailed information in the following order: 

  • Title
  • Description and methodology of the research project (about 20 pages)
  • Information on the status of previous preparatory work, incl Bibliography, a timetable and work plan.
  • Information on any scholarships and (funding) prizes already awarded by other institutions.
  • Curriculum vitae showing the applicant’s personal and professional circumstances and the academic degree (Ph.D).

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