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Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme


We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the international Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme 2023/2024 (German academic year October 2023-September 2024).

We invite applications from PhD students who carry out research related to the history and culture of the German-speaking Jewry. The programme is jointly organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes. Our programme is open to PhD candidates worldwide. The deadline for application is February 1st, 2023.

Fellows receive a stipend of €1,350 a month and an additional monthly research allowance of €100 is available. Fellows can also apply for supplements for health insurance (max €100 / month) and childcare, as well as travel allowances to support research tips and participation at conferences abroad. Contributions to tuition fees outside Germany may also be granted (max €10,000) and also monthly supplements outside Germany.

Please feel free to circulate the announcement among colleagues and students who might be interested in the fellowship programme. This post is also advertised on the Studienstiftung website at and in German at

The application form is available to download at

Yours sincerely, 

Prof David Rechter  
Leo Baeck Institute London  
2nd Floor, Arts Two Building   
Queen Mary, University of London   
Mile End Road  
London E1 4NS  

Tel. +44 (0) 20 7882 5690  

Dr Peter Antes   
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes   
Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme   
Ahrstrasse 41, D-53175 Bonn   
Ph +49 228 82096-286   
Fax +49 228 82096-259