The fellowship was established in 2003 to honor political scientist and longtime ACG Board Member Guido Goldman, Director of German Studies at the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University and former Co-Chairman of the Board of the German Marshall Fund of the United States. Dr. Goldman has devoted his career to the study of economics and foreign relations as they apply to transatlantic affairs.
The Dr. Guido Goldman Fellowship covers the cost of preapproved international and intercity travel and provides a per diem stipend of $200 for up to 28 days in Germany. Fellows are required to develop research itineraries in consultation with the American Council on Germany. Following the completion of the trip, fellows submit a report summarizing their findings. Fellowship must be taken within one calendar year of receipt of the award.
Applications are reviewed by a selection committee organized by the American Council on Germany and are evaluated on the based on: the contribution the project will make to an understanding of the economics and foreign relations of Germany, Europe, and North America; the feasibility of the proposed project; the training of the applicant; and the scholarly potential of the applicant.
All applicants must be currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program or have recently completed a Ph.D. program. Applicants must hold U.S. citizenship. Knowledge of the German language is not a prerequisite.
Please submit the following:
• a cover letter outlining personal and professional objectives for the fellowship
• a current curriculum vitae
• a project proposal of at least two pages
• two letters of recommendation
Applications must be emailed to email@example.com.
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July 1, 2014