How to Apply

The Kagan Fellowship in Advanced Shoah Studies welcomes applications from PhD and Post-Doc candidates from around the world for funding for the September 2019-August 2020 academic year.  All application material, including transcripts and recommendation letters, must arrive no later than:

Wednesday, JANUARY 2, 2019 (Please plan ahead so that your transcripts and letters/questionnaires arrive by this deadline.)  Applications arriving after this deadline will not be considered.

Before applying, you must confirm your plan to submit an application and confirm your eligibility by emailing the following information to Ms. Chavie Brumer (

Last Name

First Name

Name of University

Name of Advisor/s

Name of Department/Field of Study (History, Sociology, etc.)

Whether you are in a PhD or Post-doc program

If in a Post-doc program, year you completed your Phd:

Research Topic: 2-5 sentences, including the time period being covered (ex: 1938-1940)

Country of Origin

Year in which you anticipate completing your current PhD or Post-doc

Anticipated or confirmed funding or salary you will receive for the funding year you are applying.

How you found out about the Fellowship program (ex: from a colleague, general web search, professor/university, current or former Kagan Fellow,  website of ____ institution, other):

Please review the “Eligibility Requirements” and “Application Instructions” links below for more information.

For any questions, please email