The Lisa Maskell Fellowships aim to strengthen universities in the partner countries and counter the outflow of qualified young scholars. With this initiative the Foundation is supporting the efforts of leading educational institutions in Africa and Southeast Asia to ensure their doctoral students enjoy excellent academic training. Full-time doctoral scholarships geared toward: Archaeology, History, Historical Islamic Studies, Art History, History of Law, Prehistory and Early History, and History of Science. Topics on Islam, the Modern Nation State and Transnational Movements and Security, Society and the State special programs will also be considered.

Agencies involved: The Gerda Henkel Foundation

Key dates: Applications accepted on a rolling basis.