International Research Prize of the Max Weber Foundation at the Historisches Kolleg

The "International Research Prize" is designed to

  • honor excellent scientists and scholars who have rendered outstanding, exemplary services to internationally oriented, intellectual, social and cultural historical research;
  • honor innovative research approaches that promote international, interdisciplinary networking between the humanities, social sciences, cultural studies and others; and
  • sharpen the international profile of the nominating research institutions in Germany and thus strengthen the international competitiveness of Germany as a research location.

Scientists from the host countries and host regions of the Max Weber Foundation's institutes can be nominated and apply.

Application, Nomination and Research Funding


Recipients of the International Research Prize of the Max Weber Foundation at the Historisches Kolleg

(For further information about the previous recipients, please click on the respective photo)

Professor Dr. Hélène Miard-Delacroix
2017
Hélène Miard-Delacroix

Universität Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
Professor Dr. Georges Didi-Huberman
2015
Georges Didi-Huberman

École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris, Frankreich
Professor Dr. Isabel V. Hull
2014
Isabel V. Hull

John Stambaugh Professor of History, Cornell University, USA