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On this webpage you find a list of research awards in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Specific topics are included in the description.

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Research Awards: Humanities and Social Sciences

In the following, we only list programs whose websites provide information in English. For a more comprehensive survey on German research funding institutions, please consult the German version of this site. International researchers may be eligible to apply  even if no information in English is provided.



  • Hanns Martin Schleyer-Stiftung: Friedwart Bruckhaus Prize
    Deadline: Every year at the end of February
    Note: Finance

  • Köhler-Stiftung: Hans Kilian Award
    Deadline: t.b.a.
    Note: Metacultural Humanisation

  • Max Weber Stiftung: International Research Award
    Deadline: 15 November 2016
    Note: Researchers from host countries/regions of the Foundation's institutes
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