Main programme (Post-doctoral Fellowships)

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    The Herzog August Bibliothek awards fellowships of between 2 and 12 months in its main programme to post-doctoral researchers from all disciplines and countries, whose projects can be carried out using the historical book and manuscript holdings of the library. Fellows are required to be be in residence in WolfenbĂŒttel for the duration of their fellowship.


    Fellowships carry a residence requirement and the library has its own housing facilities. Fellows are expected to contribute to the academic life of the library and participate in scholarly exchange. Complete applications for fellowships in the following calendar year must reach us by January 31st. Applications received after this date cannot be considered.


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    Fellowships of between 2 and 12 months are either 1250 (if fellows continue to receive full pay during their fellowship tenure) or 1800 per month, plus a travel allowance to and from WolfenbĂŒttel.
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