Hosted by University of Hamburg, 16-22 July 2012
Application deadline: March 25, 2012 (Midnight GMT)
I. General Information
The student assistant bursary scheme is designed to enable up to 12 international students to participate in the Digital Humanities conference 2012 at the University of Hamburg (July 16-20). In order to provide a well-balanced allocation, the bursaries will be awarded to three students from North America/UK, three from Europe (excluding Germany/UK), three from Middle/South America and three from Australia, Asia and Africa.
Successful applicants will be required to support the running of the conference for four and a half hours each day, but will otherwise be free to participate free of charge in all conference sessions and receptions. Each international student assistant will form a team with a local Hamburg student.
Students from Europe (including UK) receive 400 €, students from North, Middle and South America 800 € and students from Australia/Asia/Africa 1000 € to cover travel expenses (flight/train and accommodation). Flight/train and accommodation have to be booked by the student but a list of accommodation recommendations will be provided by the local organizers.
Furthermore, the conference registration is free.
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
Student assistants will have to
Student assistants will be asked to carry out the following tasks:
V. Application procedure
The deadline for submitting the application is March 25, 2012. Applicants will be notified of acceptance by April 20, 2012.
If you would like to apply for a student assistant bursary for the Digital Humanities conference, please register via ConfTool at: https://secure.digitalhumanities.org/
After having set up an account, please login.
If you have any questions concerning this procedure, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In case you live in a country whose citizens require a visa to enter Germany, please note that it will be your responsibility to obtain the visa documents in time. You can find a list of visa requirements for Germany here: http://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/EN/EinreiseUndAufenthalt/StaatenlisteVisumpflicht_node.html
Digital Humanities Conference 2012
University of Hamburg
Fachbereich Sprache, Literatur und Medien I
Institut für Germanistik II
20146 Hamburg, Germany