Opened Up applications for Franz Werfel Grant For Research In Austria for the academic year 2020 for young university teachers, interested and eligible candidates can apply before deadline through
Franz Werfel Grant 2020 For Research In Austria was offering the grants to the young teachers from the different nationality and are interested to pursue research or post doctoral degree, the candidates will be participating as a visiting teacher at the Austrian university, the students who are receiver of the awards from the Werfel grants can work as visiting researchers at the university departments and the students if interested can pursue the specialist studies into libraries, archives or at research institutions, the recipient will be provided a granted material support for 18 months
Value of the Award
Through the Franz Werfel Grant the candidate will get funded with the monthly grant of €1040 and book allowance of €93, accident and health insurance, accommodation and also the Grant holders are exempted from paying tuition fees, the recipient will receive material support for up to 18 months and also get follow-up support and guarantees sustainability, under the follow-up the candidates get yearly invitation to a professionally relevant symposium, endowment for the purchase of specialist literature on the occasion of this symposium, One-month research grant every three years, rehabilitation grant, public allowance.
Eligibility criteria for Franz Werfel Grant 2020
To be eligible to apply for the grant the applying candidates should be the university lecturers who focus on Austrian literature, Werfel scholarship holders can work as guest researchers at institutes and carry out special studies in libraries, archives or research institutions, Prior contact the applicants should be possessed with a training or research institution in Austria, the applicants are selected based on formal examination, examination of the plausibility of the application as a whole, examination and evaluation by peer reviewers, selection interviews by the Werfel Commission in Vienna and the final decision by the BMWFW.
All the students who are interested from any nationality can apply for the Franz Werfel Grant Program
The application procedure is an online mode where the candidates have to submit the following documents
- Application form
- Academic transcripts for the completed diploma, master, PhD and / or doctoral studies
- Letters of recommendation if necessary
- Financial aid
- complete publication list
- List with the titles of the guided lectures
Application procedure to apply for Franz Werfel Grant 2020
The is offering applications to serve and promote young scientists, but does not focus on lifelong learning, therefore, the scholarship should be in the early years of the academic career, interested candidates should submit completely filled application form along with the documents mentioned above through online in specified time limit, Incomplete and non-tendering applications will not be included in the selection procedure.
Annually the closing date to submit the application form for Franz Werfel Grant For Research In Austria will be in the month of the March 1st and september 25, 2020, interested candidates can apply before deadline, for further information please visit the Official website through the