Junior Fellowships for doctoral candidates with Austrian citizenship as well as for non-austrian doctoral students who are being supervised at Austrian universities.
The next application round is for the academic year 2021/22. The successful applicant has the option to take part in the IFK grant program for research abroad, planned for the academic year 2022–2023 (free choice of location and university abroad; participation is possible, but not obligatory).
You can find all information and the application from the beginning of the application procedure (30 November 2020), end of application (31 january 2021):
IFK_Research Fellowships are intended for postdoctoral researchers. Qualified applications for this fellowship will be accepted from individuals of all nationalities and regardless of institutional or professional affiliation. In cases of where applicants are of comparable qualification, Austrian applicants will be given preference.
An application as a Research Fellow excludes a parallel application as a Senior Fellow.
The Austrian Fulbright Commission and the IFK International Research Center for Cultural Studies | University of Art and Design Linz in Vienna offer grants for U.S. scholars and cultural studies graduate students.
IFK_Senior Fellowships are intended for outstanding researchers who are advanced in their academic careers, and want to pursue their own research at the IFK while fostering intellectual cooperation with the IFK_Fellows and other Austrian colleagues. Qualified applications for this fellowship will be accepted from individuals of all nationalities and regardless of institutional or professional affiliation. Applicants with an international reputation and a publication profile that identifies them as leading experts in their respective scientific fields are particularly encouraged to apply.
An application as a Senior Fellow excludes a parallel application as a Research Fellow.
Für DoktoratsstipendiatInnen der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften besteht die Möglichkeit, sich auf einen Platz im Junior-Fellowship-Programm am IFK zu bewerben (2 Semester, als Teil des ÖAW-Stipendiums). Bewerbung über die ÖAW.
Die nächste Bewerbungsmöglichkeit ist für das akademische Jahr 2020/21.