Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law – Hamburg, Germany

Scholarship Description:

The Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law offers a limited number of research scholarships for foreign scholars. The scholarships are funded by the Max Planck Society and are intended to support research stays at the Institute. Usually, the duration of such scholarships is 2 to 4 months.

Scholarship Eligibility:

Scholarships are available for

– foreign doctoral students

– foreign post-doctoral candidates and other early-stage researchers

– foreign professors or other senior researchers with equivalent academic achievements

who plan to undertake research at the Institute within the scope of the Institute’s areas of research.

Deadline for Application:

15 February, 15 August

Level of Studies:

Training

Scholarship Coverage:

Amount of the Scholarship

The scholarship amounts to

– € 1.365,00/ month (doctoral students)

– € 1.650,00/ month (post-docs)

– € 2.200,00/ month (professors).

Additional Information:

There are no additional payments for a spouse or for children accompanying the Visiting Scholar.
(Amounts as of 19 July 2012; subject to change)

Source of Information:

http://www.mpipriv.de/en/pub/support_of_junior_scholars/scholarships.cfm