FWO: Research scholarships Academia Belgica


Funding organisation:

Fonds voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek - Vlaanderen


With support of FWO and FNRS, The Academia Belgica, Center for History, Arts and Sciences in Rome, awards research scholarships for stays of one to three months in Rome. 

A scholarship consists of:
  • a free stay at the Academia Belgica in a single room with private bathroom
  • expenses of €750 per month
  • travel costs of €180 for the return trip Belgium-Rome.


Applicants should have
  • an affiliation with a Flemish or French-language university in Belgium
  • A PhD degree (obtained at the earliest 12 years before the deadline of application)
  • obtained excellent results
  • an original research project, which justifies a stay in Rome

Priority is given to postdoctoral researchers in the areas of: Historical sciences, Art history, Architectural history and Literature.


Applications can only be made in Dutch or French. Application forms can be found on the FWO website

An application also needs a written recommendation by your faculty/institution.

Applications should be sent to segretaria@academiabelgica.it at the latest on 25/9/2022.

More information?

More information can be found on the FWO website and on the Academia Belgica website.

If you are planning on submitting an application, please contact ilse.das@uhasselt.be



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