Henri Frankfort Fellowship
Awarded by Warburg Institute
To promote research into the history of the ancient near east.
Fellowships are generally intended for young scholars in the early stages of their career. Candidates may be pre- or postdoctorates, but must have completed at least 1 year of research on their doctoral dissertation before they apply. Postdoctoral candidates must normally have been awarded their doctorate within the preceding five academic years. If their doctorate was awarded before this, candidates should explain the reason for any interruption in their academic career in a covering letter. Please visit external linkfor full details.
£2,500 for 2 months and £3,600 for 3 months
Applications should be made by letter to the Director (enclosing a curriculum vitae, outline of proposed research and particulars of grants received, if any, for the same subject). The names and addresses of two or three persons who have agreed to write, without further invitation, in support of the application should also be submitted.
The Warburg Institute is concerned mainly with cultural history, art history and history of ideas, especially in the Renaissance. It aims to promote and conduct research on the interaction of cultures, using verbal and visual materials. It specializes in the influences of ancient Mediterranean traditions on European culture from the Middle Ages to the modern period.