Travel Grant

The American Friends of the Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach award three dissertation grants of $ 4,000 each as well as an AFM Travel Grant of $ 2,000. They are meant for Ph.D. candidates from American universities doing research in the field of German Studies at the Deutsche Literaturarchiv in Marbach (normally during the summer break).

Please submit a 1-2 page project description which should include a brief statement about the relevance of the holdings of the DLA for your project, a current C.V. and one letter of recommendation from the dissertation advisor to Professor Meike Werner, AFM Vice President, Department of Germanic and Slavic at Vanderbilt University by March 31, 2014.
The decision will be announced by mid-April 2014.