Programme Description

The library annualy awards visiting fellowships to post-doctoral researchers from all areas of historical study from Germany and abroad to promote research projects centred on the library's historical holdings. The collection of books and manuscripts of Duke Augustus the Younger, together with numerous other collections, form the nucleus of the Wolfenbüttel research library. In the context of ongoing international research into the medieval and early modern periods the holdings are continuously augmented.

Target Group

post-doctoral scholars and researchers from all areas of historical study from Germany and abroad carrying out research projects centred on the library's historical holdings

Academic Requirements

doctoral degree or academic equivalent (publications)

Scholarship Value

Further informations on the funding can be found here.

Application Papers

Application forms and further informations can be found here.

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