The Deutsches Museum, Munich, has several attractive scholarships to give out for research projects involving the museum’s vast and heterogeneous collections and lasting either six or twelve month. The scholarship program is international and interdisciplinary in scope.

Applicants are requested to focus their projects on the collections of the Deutsches Museum and to work closely with curators and researchers of the museum in preparing their research proposals. Projects involving innovative approaches to artifact-oriented research are especially welcome.

Stipends are based on age, family status and academic qualifications; they comprise a maximum of EUR 15,000 (pre-doctoral) or 30,000 (post-doctoral) for a year or EUR 7,500 (pre-doctoral) or 15,000 (post-doctoral) for six-month stays. Scholars at any level of seniority are eligible to apply, provided they have completed a first university degree. There are no restrictions regarding nationality.

Application deadline: August 31, 2004 Candidate selection: October 1, 2004 Scholarship commencement: January 1 and July 1, 2005

Further information about the scholarship program can be found at: