Through its funding initiative “Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in Germany and the USA” the Volkswagen Foundation aims to strengthen transatlantic academic relations, especially in the field of the Humanities.

Agencies involved: The Volkswagen Stiftung Foundation and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Eligibility: Postdocs who wish to spend time researching in Germany or the USA/Canada

Key dates: Applications are typically due in September. Check the website for more information

Websitehttps://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/our-funding-portfolio-at-a-glance/post-doctoral-fellowships-in-the-humanities-at-universities-and-research-institutes-in-the-u-s-and-germany