Bader Award for Art History

The award is given to young scholars who are working on a doctoral thesis or a research project dealing with painting and drawing in the period 1500 - 1750.

Doctoral candidates who are Austrian citizens and not older thank 32 years as well as young post-docs who are Austrian citizens and not older than 40 years are invited to apply.

The award amounts to 18.000,- US-Dollars

Einreichtermin: April 15, 2017

Application documents:

  • Online application form
  • CV and publication list
  • Reference letter or statement of the supervisor of the doctoral thesis
  • Dissertation proposal - please address the following aspects, in particular:
    - Background (status of research) and specific aims
    - Work procedure and Methods
    - Timetable
    - References

Please send all documents by e-mail to
and two print versions by regular mail to the following address:

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Fellowships and Awards
Postgasse 7-9
1010 Wien