Call for Applications 2016/2017: Advanced Academia Fellowships for International Scholars

Deadline: 31 July 2016

The Centre for Advanced Study Sofia (CAS Sofia) is seeking applications for its 2016/2017 In-Residence Advanced Academia Fellowships for fundamental research in the field of the humanities and the social sciences.

CAS Sofia is an independent Institute with international and multidisciplinary profile. Located in Sofia, Bulgaria, it promotes high-level scholarship in the social sciences and the humanities.

CAS Sofia invites outstanding scholars to pursue their individual research projects during in-residence periods of up to five months.

Benefits

  • A monthly stipend of 700 euro (liable to 10% income tax) to cover living expenses related to the stay in Sofia.
  • Accommodation in Sofia, comprising living quarters and working space. The Fellows will also have free access to the CAS library and electronic resources/databases.
  • Travel allowance (400 euro)
  • Research expenses (100 euro p.m.)

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must:

  • Be non-Bulgarian citizens
  • Have completed a PhD in the fields of the humanities and social sciences
  • International research experience (participation in projects and refereed conferences) and publications in peer-reviewed academic editions are strong advantages

How to Apply

Applicants must download the application form via given website.

Note: The final invitation for fellowship depends on the ranking of the application and the preferred period.

For more information, please visit Advanced Academia Fellowships.