Doctoral Research Fellowships

Fellowships for students from Central Europe

Deadlines for the Croatian, Czech, and Polish Doctoral Researcher Fellowship Awards for the Academic Year 2024-25 have been EXTENDED until April 22nd!

Please note that the fellowship period for the Croatian, Czech, Hungarian, and Polish fellowships is now tenable a period of eight (8) months, commencing 1 October 2024 through to 31 May 2025. 

Since 1998, Central European doctoral students have travelled to Edmonton for year-long research stays as part of the various fellowship programs sponsored by the Institute. Participants can take advantage of the resources of one of Canada's largest research libraries and benefit from the intellectual community of one of the country's leading research universities. 
Students currently enrolled in doctoral programs in any field in Fine and Performing Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences in universities in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, or Poland and holding citizenship in those countries are invited to join the group of Wirth Fellows in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta.*
*Note: Applicants interested in the Austrian Doctoral Researcher Fellowship do not require Austrian citizenship to apply but prospective candidates must be currently enrolled at an Austrian university or studying at one of the member universities of the Austrian Centres network outside of Austria. The Austrian Doctoral Researcher Fellowship is tenable for a 12 month period (commencing 1 October 2024 through to 30 September 2025).

AUSTRIA (To find our listing, please enter "Marietta Blau-Grant for Alberta" for your search term on the website database)