IEG Fellowships for Doctoral students in France. The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) has announced its fellowships for international students to pursue their PhD degrees in France with fully-funded scholarships opportunities. Students from all over the world are welcomed to apply for fully-funded scholarships in Europe or fellowships for higher study in France.

Applicants can apply for the PhD degrees in History related fields at Leibniz Institute of European History for fully funded PhD fellowships. The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards fellowships for international doctoral students in European history, the history of religion, historical theology, or other historical disciplines.

Also Check;

The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) in Mainz, Germany, is an independent, public research institute that carries out and promotes historical research on the foundations of Europe in the early and late Modern period. Though autonomous in nature, the IEG has close connections to the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz In 2012, it joined the Leibniz Association.

Brief Description

  • Organization: IEG PhD Fellowships in Germany
  • Universities: The Leibniz Institute if European History
  • Department: History Related
  • Course Level: PhD
  • Award: € 1,350 per month
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards:08 to 10
  • Nationality: International Students
  • The award can be taken in France
  • Deadline: 15 February & 15 August 2021


Interested applicants to study in Germany with fully funded Scholarships or PhD fellowships at IEG then must fulfill the following requirements;

  • Applicants should be international
  • Students must have the Master/MPhil or equivalent education for PhD applications
  • During the fellowship you are required to reside at the Institute in Mainz. You actively participate in the IEG’s research community, the weekly colloquia and scholarly activities.
  • We expect proficiency in English and a sufficient command of German to participate in
    discussions at the Institute.
  • The IEG encourages applications from women

IEG PhD Fellowships

The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards 8–10 fellowships for international doctoral students in European history, the history of religion, historical theology, or other historical disciplines.
The IEG funds PhD projects on European history from the early modern period until 1989/90. We are particularly interested in projects
• with a comparative or cross-border approach,
• European history in its relation to the wider world, or
• topics of intellectual and religious history.

Fellowships Offered by Science Po

The Paris Institute of Political Studies commonly referred to as Sciences Po Paris or just Sciences Po is a higher education institution and grand établissement located in France. It was founded in 1872 to promote a new class of French politicians in the aftermath of the French defeat in the Franco-Prussian War.

Fields of Study

  • European history,
  • The history of religion
  • Historical theology
  • other historical disciplines

Also Check;

How to Apply

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply for the IEG fellowships in Germany for international students by following the given procedure;

Step 1;

Download the application form by clicking on the following link and fill it accordingly.

Click Here to Download

Step 2;

Send this application form along with required documents to the following email address

Email Address:

Documents Required

Please combine all of your application materials except for the application form into a single PDF

Letters of recommendation should be submitted directly by the referees. You may write in either English or German; we recommend that you use the language in which you are most proficient.


IEG Fellowships provide a unique opportunity to pursue your individual PhD project while living and working for 6–12 months at the Institute in Mainz. The monthly stipend is € 1,350. Additionally, you can apply for family or child allowance.

For Official Announcement

Click Here to See the Official Announcement

Also Check;

Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


Leave a Reply

Avatar placeholder

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *