The Academy welcomes applications from emerging and established scholars, and from writers and professionals who wish to engage in independent study in Berlin.Approximately 26 Berlin Prizes are conferred annually.An e-mailed application without a hard copy will not be accepted.Applications after the deadline will not be considered.The Academy gives priority to a proposal's scholarly merit rather than any specific relevance to Germany.Following a peer-reviewed screening process, an independent Selection Committee reviews finalist applications. One-year postdoctoral research leave fellowships, dissertation fellowships, and summer/short-term research publication grants are offered. are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents.
The aim of Korean Studies Grant is to deepen the world's understanding of Korea by supporting academic activities that will help spread Korean studies and nurture talented scholars of Korean studies. Application and the required documents should be sent by both e-mail and post.Generally speaking, the Study Foundation is a grant program for young scientists who desire either to work on Berlin along with German/international issues or to use our research facilities.Our main target groups include the humanities and the social sciences, but we remain open to other disciplines as well.The grants shall be awarded to applicants who clearly demonstrate above-average academic qualifications.During their twelve month stay in Berlin, grant winners will not only be offered the opportunity to experience their disciplines from an international perspective, but they will also be encouraged to learn more about the people and culture of Berlin.