GSNAS admits 10 doctoral candidates per year who pursue a doctoral project in the field of North American Studies in one of the six disciplines (culture, economics, history, literature, political science, sociology) represented at the John F. Kennedy Institute.

The application deadline for the 2016 doctoral grants has expired.

Interviews with shortlisted candidates will be held in April (please see "Selection Procedure" for more details). Admission to the program starts in October (German fall term).

Dahlem Research School
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft