New Starter Scholarship
Deadline: 07.11.2018 – Start: 01.04.2019
The Basel Graduate School of History (BGSH) is offering two 1-year starter scholarships (Start date: 1st of April 2019).
The purpose of the scholarships is to support you during the starting phase of your doctorate. Within the first six months of your scholarship, you must develop a grant application for your doctoral project and submit it to the Swiss National Science Foundation, or another funding institution.
The scholarships are intended for graduates who hold a Master’s degree or an equivalent qualification in History, and who are interested in carrying out research in one of the following areas: Medieval History, Early Modern History, Modern and Contemporary History, Eastern European History, Jewish History, Global History. A high level of motivation is expected, with the ability to carry out a research project independently over the course of several years as an active member of the BGSH, and to contribute to academic debates both within and outside the Department of History. For further information on the fields of study at the BGSH see: bgsh.geschichte.unibas.ch/about-us/research-fields/.