The Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum - a Center for Transnational Studies - is an interdisciplinary and internationally oriented research center at the University of Augsburg, which merges, connects and brings together research foci and key issues in the cultural sciences, humanities and social sciences and promotes their public visibility. It encourages academic exchange between its members, coordinates international cooperation, organizes conferences, facilitates the publication of research results and offers support in the administration and acquisition of third-party funds.

 

The Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum continuously distributes grants for

 

International travel grants (outgoing)

 

The International travel grant scheme is only open to members of the Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum. Within this scheme, JFZ members can apply for financial subsidies for international travel to conferences or meetings with project partners. The travel must be related to a project rooted at the Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum.

 

If funding is approved for an International travel grant application, the JFZ will cover the following costs (up to a maximum of € 3.000): 

 

  • Travel allowance according to DAAD guidelines
  • Per diem allowance according to DAAD guidelines


Guidance for applicants

 

Applications for a International travel grants (outgoing) should include the following documents:

 

  • Short description of destination, duration, purpose and work agenda of the planned trip
  • Short description of the connection between the planned trip and a research project rooted at JFZ (please also outline in what way the trip will help advance the project work)

Funding applications for International travel grants are accepted on a continuous basis but should be submitted no later than 3 weeks before the planned trip. Funding decisions are made by the Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum management team. Please submit your application via email to:


Universität Augsburg
Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum – Forschungskolleg für Transnationale Studien
Email: jfz@praesidium.uni-augsburg.de
Phones: +49 821 / 598 – 5208
 


 

Center Management
Jakob-Fugger-Zentrum

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