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Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme


Applications for the international Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme 2024/2025 (German academic year October 2024 - September 2025) have now closed.

We invite applications from PhD students researching aspects of history and culture in the field of German-Jewish Studies. The programme is jointly organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London, the Leibniz-Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow in Leipzig and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes. Our programme is open to PhD candidates worldwide. The deadline for application is March 1st, 2024.

Fellows receive a stipend of 1,550 € a month. In addition, a monthly research allowance of 100 € is available. Fellows can also apply for supplements for health insurance (max. 100 €/month) and childcare, as well as travel allowances to support research tips and participation at conferences abroad. Contributions to tuition fees outside Germany may also be granted (max. 10,000 €) and monthly supplements outside Germany.

This notice is also available on the Studienstiftung website and the Leibniz-Institute for Jewish History and Culture Simon Dubnow. A German-language version is available here.


Yours sincerely,

Dr Joseph Cronin
Leo Baeck Institute London
Dr Elisabeth Gallas
Stellvertreterin der Direktorin Leibniz-Institut für jüdische Geschichte und Kultur – Simon Dubnow
Goldschmidtstr. 28
04103 Leipzig
+49 341 2173563
Dr Peter Antes 
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes 
Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme 
Ahrstrasse 41, D-53175 Bonn 
+49 228 82096-286
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