Student Funding Opportunities in German and European Studies


2009 EU Studies Summer Program in Brussels
The Wisconsin and Seattle EU Centers of Excellence are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the summer 2009 EU Studies Summer Program in Brussels, hosted and co-organized by the Institute for European Studies at the Université Libre de Bruxelles. The EU Studies Summer Program in Brussels offers US and Canadian students the opportunity to study the emergence of a united Europe in its dynamic core. Running from July 6 to August 14, the program will consist of two courses plus an EU simulation for a total of six semester credits for UW-Madison students. UW-Madison students receive credit for Political Science 690 and Political Science 401. The six-week program features lectures and seminars by leading experts on the EU from both sides of the Atlantic, as well as site visits to major EU institutions and organizations involved in European integration.
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Deadline: March 6, 2009

Graduate Students:

Funding Foreign Language & Area Study (FLAS) Fellowships
FLAS fellowships help graduate students increase their expertise in area studies while developing their language skills. Fellowships are available for intensive language study during the summer and for language areas studies during the academic year
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Deadline: February 16, 2009

Bonn Graduate Exchange Fellowship
As part of an exchange agreement, the Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms University at Bonn will offer one 2009-10 academic year award and several short term awards to University of Wisconsin-Madison advanced graduate students who wish to follow an independent research program under the guidance of a senior faculty member.Applicants should be enrolled in a University of Wisconsin-Madison doctoral program. Preference will be given to dissertators; however, graduate students who have not yet passed preliminary examinations for the Ph.D. will be considered.
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Deadline: March 24, 2009 12 PM

DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program
Funded by a generous grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) and designed to bring scholars and specialists working on Germany, Europe, and/or transatlantic relations to AICGS for research stays of two months each.
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Deadline: February 28, 2009

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s European Studies Alliance is:
The Center for European Studies
The Center for German and European Studies
The European Union Center of Excellence
The Center for Interdisciplinary French Studies
213 Ingraham, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706