Max-Kade Fellowship Rates

The award is made available to the host institution, which then pays the fellow in monthly instalments.

Travel expenses are only granted to a spouse and child(ren) if they accompany the fellow to America. The costs of crossing the Atlantic are generally provided to the fellow after arrival at the host institution.

Basic stipend: USD 56,500

Travel expenses (including return journey: USD 2,000

Project-related travel within the USA and materials allowance: USD 2,000

Additional allowances:

Allowance for accompanying spouse: USD 7,000

Travel expenses (including return journey) for spouse: USD 2,000

Allowance for an accompanying child: USD 2,300

Travel expenses (including return journey) for a child: USD 1,000

The figures listed above apply from 1 January 2021 onwards.


The Road to a Fellowship




Upon being awarded a fellowship

General Documents

Max-Kade Documents