The Czech Doctoral Research Fellowship is tenable in the 2021-2022 academic year (1 September 2021 - 31 August 2022) at the Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies of the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. The Fellowship is valued at CAN $ 27,600.00 and will be paid in equal monthly installments at the end of each month, beginning September 2021.
The successful candidate will hold this fellowship at the Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies, and is expected to be actively engaged in Ph.D. thesis research. Successful candidates are also expected to participate in the Institute's cultural, scholarly and academic activities and events, particularly the development of academic relationships with institutions in the Czech Republic. A willingness to engage with the local Czech community and serve as a liaison between that community and the Faculty of Arts is also a requirement.
Young scholars from any discipline in the Humanities, Social Sciences or Fine Arts are invited to apply. Candidates should be Czech citizens and enrolled in a Ph.D. programme at a Czech university at "all-but-dissertation" level.
The application deadline is April 26, 2021. More details on the application process and the required documents can be found on the UoA website.