Scholarships

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR A RESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP AIMED AT THE STUDY OF THE BENNO GEIGER ARCHIVE AND OTHER LITERARY ARCHIVES HELD AT THE FONDAZIONE GIORGIO CINI 

 

The Fondazione Giorgio Cini, in fulfillment of the last wishes of Elsa Geiger Ariè and in connection with the Benno Geiger Prize for Poetry Translation – with which she wanted to honor the memory of her father Benno, whose literary archive has been preserved and enhanced for years on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore – establishes a 3-month residential scholarship aimed at the study of the Benno Geiger Archive and the other literary archives kept at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini.

The three-month residential fellowship, which cannot be extended, is intended for graduate, doctoral and post-doctoral students, Italian or foreign, who are younger than 40 years of age as of June 30, 2023. Research residencies shall take place in the period between October 2023 and October 2024.

 

– Download the full call for applications here – 

 

Application deadline: June 30, 2023

Info: premiogeiger@cini.it

 

RESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS OF TWO MONTHS EACH FOR RESEARCH IN THE HUMANITIES

 

In order to attend the “Vittore Branca” International Center for the Study of Italian Civilization during the period January-December 2024, the Giorgio Cini Foundation is announcing eight residential fellowships of 2 months each to cover the cost of accommodation, intended for PhDs and post-docs younger than 40 years of age as of June 30, 2023.

 

The eight fellowships are aimed, in the multidisciplinary context of the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, at Italian and foreign scholars interested in the study of Italian civilization in one of the following areas: art history, history of Venice, musicology, Vivaldi music, ethnomusicology, literature, theater, ancient books, and comparative civilization and spirituality.

 

– Download the full announcement here –
Application deadline: June 30, 2023
Info: centrobranca@cini.it

 

Fondazione Giorgio Cini – Renaissance Society of America Grant / Patricia H. Labalme Grant

 

In 2011 Fondazione Giorgio Cini and Renaissance Society of America (RSA) established the Patricia H. Labalme Grant, awarding $3,000 to a selected scholar willing to study Renaissance-related topics in Venice, working at the Vittore Branca Center for one month.

 

Info: The RSA – Patricia H. Labalme Grant