The Dr. Liselotte Kirchner Scholarship Programme of the Francke Foundations aims to further develop research concerning the history of the Francke Foundations, based on its rich collections of source material, and to strengthen the interdisciplinary research exchange on the Francke Foundations campus. The scholarship programme is intended for research in the August Hermann Francke Study Centre of the Francke Foundations. It serves to improve the scientific utilisation of the source material available in the Francke Foundations’ Library and Archive.

The main subject comprises the interdisciplinary study of the history of the Francke Foundations and their collections dating from the seventeenth to the twentieth century, with an emphasis on the long eighteenth century, embedded in an international context.

Application deadlines
Applications for the 2020 scholarship can be submitted by now until October 31, 2019.

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