James Fenimore Cooper-Stipendienfonds

Grant applicants

The James Fenimore-Cooper grant is addressed to those affiliated with the Department of English of the University of Basel, above all advanced students and Ph.D. students, as well as lecturers and other members of staff.

 

Aim of funding

The grant aims at:

  • facilitating study visits to English-speaking regions
  • allowing contributions to printing costs for

- doctoral theses and professorial dissertations in the field of anglophone literature and cultural studies as well as English linguistics which have been accepted by the University of Basel and awarded for their excellence.

- scientific publications in the field of anglophone literature and cultural studies, English linguistics, as well as aspects thereof.

  • supporting conferences and summer schools in the field of anglophone literature and cultural studies as well as English linguistics

- organized by students, Ph.D. students and members of staff of the Department of English.

- which benefit students, Ph.D. students and members of staff of the Department of English.

 

Applications

Please read the info sheet [PDF (157 KB)] on how to apply.

There are three application deadlines per year: 15 February, 15 May, 15 October.