How to Apply for a Max Weber Fellowship
The annual deadline is 25 October, but applications for self-funded fellowships will be considered until 25 March.
The deadline for applications for the academic year 2013/2014 has now passed. The next deadline is 25 October 2013 for the academic year 2014/2015.
See the Eligibility, Conditions of Award and Selection Criteria related to the MWP
Prepare your CV with a list of publications in PDF
Prepare a ‘Research and academic career statement’ briefly explaining your career ambitions and research plans (1-3 pages) in PDF.
The statement should include a summary of research contributions and interests, academic career plans, fields of specialization, and teaching experience. A detailed research and academic plan is not required but, if possible, a reference should be made to how a Max Weber Fellowship can contribute to achieve your career goals.
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Two confidential letters of reference must be sent using the on-line form directly by the referees.
References from current full-time/part-time EUI professors will not be accepted
Candidates with their own funding are also welcome to apply and will be selected following the same criteria and procedures. They can do so either by applying for a self-funded fellowship only by the 25 March 2013 deadline, or by indicating in the application form when applying for a funded Fellowship, that they wish to be considered (also) for a self-funded fellowship. (Use the field “Additional remarks” in the application from to state that funding is either not requested or that you are applying to other sources of funding to participate in the Max Weber Programme).
The tuition fee for a self-funded Max Weber Fellowship amounts to 15.000 euro for 12 months (1.250 euro pr. month). The fee may be waived partially or completely if special circumstances apply.
The applications (CV, Career Statement, proof of funding and, all in PDF format) should be sent directly to email@example.com. Two confidential letters of reference (also in PDF) should be sent directly by the referees to the same email address.
Applications for self-funded fellowships are considered on a first-come basis for as long as there is capacity in the Max Weber Programme.
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If you cannot submit your application on-line, contact us well before the deadline at:
European University Institute
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