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Konrad Adenauer Fellowship - For Graduate Students

The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies in conjunction with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) awards fellowships to graduate students (Ph.D.) at Harvard interested in studying and researching at German universities. The fellowship consists of financial assistance as well as ideational support. The financial assistance covers living expenses for the time of study or research in Germany.

Note: KAS offers a similar fellowship to graduating seniors at Harvard University. Details can be found here.

Application Details

Successful applicants benefit from a broad program of ideational support and an active intellectual network. The program offers:

  • Personal contact and mentoring by the referees of the Scholarship Program for International Students and by the KAS liaison professors at the universities.
  • An internal seminar series on political, historical, economic and social topics.
  • Diverse activities of the regional scholar groups at the universities.
  • Networking with former fellows and opportunity to become part of the Foundation's international network of over 13,000 alumni worldwide.
Albana Shehaj
Albana Shehaj

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Program Manager, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2019-2021, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Fellowship Recipients