During their stay on site, the scholarship holders are connected to the research institutions of the University of Erfurt in Gotha. The earliest scholarship start date is 1 February 2024. The application deadline is 30 September 2023. For further details, please refer to the call for applications.
The fellowship programme promotes the academic study of the holdings of the Gotha Research Library and the associated historical collections of the publishing house Justus Perthes Gotha. The academic content aims to take account of the diverse holdings and universality of the Gotha library. The programme is thematically and disciplinarily open. The holdings of the State Archives of Thuringia – Gotha State Archives and the Friedenstein Castle Gotha Foundation can also be included in the research.