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Application deadline approaching: EPP Research Grant on Christian Democracy and European Integration

Posted on 19 May 2020

The application deadline for the 2020 edition of the Research Grant programme of the Group of the European People's Party (EPP Group) in the European Parliament is approaching. Applications must be sent by e-mail to the Historical Archives of the European Union at the European University Institute no later than May 25th 2020.

The grant programme targets researchers interested in the history, role and impact of Christian Democracy, and in particular of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, on decisive moments in the process of European integration. All current postgraduate students (master’s and doctoral candidates) and postdoctoral researchers who have completed a doctorate degree in the past three years preceding the date of submission of the application are eligible to apply.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application before July 15th 2020. Successful applicants will receive a research grant of 5.000 € to cover all expenses, and will thereby have the opportunity to broaden their research by studying the primary sources held at the Historical Archives of the European Union in Florence, at the EPP Group’s archives in Brussels and/or at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) in Sankt Augustin - Bonn.

Applications and any related documentation should be submitted to:

Laura Burgassi, Coordinator

Historical Archives of the European Union

Email: [email protected] 

Tel. (+39) 055 4685661

Read the call for applications and find more information on the eligibility criteria and application procedure here.