The Hellenic Institute of Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Studies in Venice, fulfilling its basic constitutional purpose, which is the advancement of Byzantine and post-Byzantine studies, invites postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers of Greek nationality to submit their research proposal in the scientific field of Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Studies, for the award of an annual scholarship for the academic year 2019-2020. A total of six (6) proposals will be selected and the maximum funding for each scholarship will amount to € 10,000 in total.

Each research proposal should be an original study in the scientific field of Byzantine and post-Byzantine studies and be elaborated within the academic year 2019-2020.

The research proposal should not have any other source of funding during the year of funding by the Institute.

Each approved research proposal should provide for the organization of an event (workshop, seminar, conference, presentation on the progress of work, etc.) during the academic year of funding with the participation of young researchers. The event will take place at the Institute’s headquarters.


Proposals are submitted via e-mail in the following address:

For any additional information, candidates can submit their queries to the above e-mail address.

The deadline for submissions of applications is May 20, 2019