Polish Institute of Advanced Studies: Open call for fellowship applications 2021/2022

The Polish Institute of Advanced Studies (PIASt) is pleased to invite applications for its core junior and senior fellowship programmes for the academic year 2021 - 2022.

The Polish Institute of Advanced Studies PIASt Fellowship Programme offers residencies in all research areas of the social sciences and humanities, broadly defined.

Fellowships run for the full 10-month period and the 5-month fall semester (October - February) or spring semester (March - July).

For the 2021-2022 academic year, PIASt offers 12 fellowships (4 junior and 8 senior positions).

All applications must be submitted through the Institute's online application system.

The application deadline is 31 October 2020.




The Polish Institute of Advanced Studies (PIASt), based in Warsaw, aims to support advances in knowledge and research innovation, and to contribute to the promotion of scientific development in Poland, with the ambition of complementing the national institutional and scientific landscape. The Institute will focus on the full diversity of the Humanities and Social Sciences, while being also open to cross-cutting projects with an interdisciplinary perspective, and will thus create a multidisciplinary and international learning community for these disciplines.

The objective of the PIASt is to promote scientific and intellectual exchange and create an international and multidisciplinary learning community of researchers who gather for an academic year, to reflect on and exchange ideas. Prospective fellows, released from their usual teaching obligations and administrative activities, will pursue their projects in an environment that stimulates reflection and innovation. They will benefit from the stimulating environment of a multi-disciplinary and international community of scholars.