[Fellowships at the Historical Institute at the Austrian Cultural Forum in Rome]

ROME Fellowships of the Austrian Academy of Sciences support young scholars who wish to undertake research in Rome or Italy.

Applications for ROME Fellowships are invited from highly qualified doctoral candidates and scholars who

  • have a Diplom/Master’s degree or doctorate/PhD in the fields of history, art history, Classical studies, literary studies, musicology, ecclesiastical history or ecclesiastical law,
  • have Austrian citizenship or have been resident in Austria for at least two years, and
  • present a specific project on Rome or Italy which requires a stay in Rome.

The Road to a Fellowship




Upon being awarded a fellowship