Research grants at the Wilson Center in Washington D.C.

In cooperation with the Swiss Government, the Europa Institute at the University of Zurich offers two research grants at the Wilson Center in Washigton D.C. in 2020.

The Wilson Center, named after former US-President Woodrow Wilson, is part of the Smithsonian Institute and one of the top US think tanks.

Over the course of four month, this research grant will enable two Swiss Fellows to frame their research at the Wilson Center and therefore profit from the facilities and network of one of the world's leading think tanks. To finance their stay, the fellows will receive a 5,2000 USD per month to cover their expanses. The Wilson Center itself will offer the working space, grant access to its book and journal collection as well as to the Library of Congress.

Eligable for application are scholars, practicioners, journalists and public intellectuals. Deadline for application is June 1st, 2019.

For further information and application please visit

Raffael Wehrli