Completion Scholarships for Ph.D. Students

The Grade Center “Language” offers two completion scholarships to enable Ph.D. students in the final stages of writing their thesis to spend uninterrupted time (up to two months) to complete a thesis related to the research focus of the center.

Who can apply?

Ph.D. students at Goethe University in the final phase of writing their thesis whose dissertation topic is related to the research focus of the center and whose funding by a structured program has ended.

The following documents are required for the application:

  • a cover letter (including contact details, information about the dissertation topic, the name of the supervisor(s), and previous funding)
  • a CV (incl. a list of publications and conference papers)
  • a 1-page description of the current state of the thesis including a timeline for its completion

Application deadline

August 1, 2018

What is the amount of the scholarship?

The amount of the scholarship is 2,000 Euros per month. Maximally two months can be funded.

Contact person

Prof. Dr. Esther Rinke
Institut für romanische Sprachen und Literaturen
Norbert Wollheim Platz 1
60629 Frankfurt