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Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation
Berkeley-Austria Exchange program 2019/2020

Application Information for U.S. – based scholars:

The Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation supports cooperation between Austria and the United States through research and teaching projects relating to the U.S. in economics and the social sciences. This may also include projects in other academic areas as long as they address problems of the social- and economic sciences. Ideally, projects focus on the following key areas:

  • The future of industry as seen from a social science and economic perspective

  • Work profiles of the future – dual education & apprenticeship

In this context, the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation invites applications for the following projects of scientific cooperation with the University of California, Berkeley for the academic year 2019/20, coordinated by the Institute of European Studies at UC Berkeley:

- 2 PhD students at the University of California, Berkeley for a duration of three months and a stipend of $ 6.000 (+ $500 Berkeley Visiting Fee).

The timeframe for the stay at Berkeley can be chosen freely between September 2019 and June 2020. The Institute of European Studies will lend the necessary support on campus and will furnish office space to the best of its ability.

Application materials and an invitation by a contact at the University of California, Berkeley must be received by February 22, 2019.

Please mind the application guidelines
( and send the completed documents to:

Ms Claudia Kraif
Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation
Walcherstrasse 11A
1020 Vienna