The aim of the Arno-Schmidt Bargfeld Foundation is the preservation of the memory of Arno Schmidt and the dissemination and study of his life and work. For this purpose, a scholarship to PhD students amounting of 1.500 € per month will be awarded. The scholarship will be paid over a period of 24 months. In addition, any tuition fees charged to recipients will be refunded.
These grants are aimed at PhD students of all disciplines. Application may be submitted only at the beginning of doctoral studies.