Language: English (all documents)

Application Materials/ Research Proposal

Letter of Motivation (2 pages max.)

Project description (1,500 words minimum, 2,500 words maximum)

  • Title of research project

  • Supervisor at home university, supervisor at host university

  • Short description of research agenda

  • General goals

  • Detailed description of research problem

  • Methodological considerations

  • Workflow

  • Relevance and expected results

Curriculum Vitae (in tabular format)

Letters of recommendation (optional)
List of publications (optional)
List of lectures (optional)

Final Research Paper

  • 7,500 words minimum, excluding title page, table of contents and references.

  • The paper will be made available to the public via the Foundation's website.

Field Report (2 pages maximum)

  • General impression of your research stay abroad

  • Quality of the host institution

  • Contacts within the host institution, inclusion in the organization

  • Recommendations for future Marshall Plan students and fellows