Call for Applications: Centre for Advanced Internet Studies (Bochum)

The Centre for Advanced Internet Studies (CAIS) invites applications for Fellowships, Working Groups and Events. Funding is continuous throughout the year. The next deadlines for applications are June16th and September 22nd.


Are you studying the social, political, economic, media-related or cultural effects of digitalization? You want more freedom for your work and are interested in interdisciplinary exchange? Apply to become a Fellow at CAIS.

As a Fellow, you will receive a grant for the duration of your stay. Alternatively, CAIS will finance the costs for a replacement at your home institution while you are away.

The modern infrastructure at CAIS offers optimal working conditions and a wide range of opportunities for exchanging ideas. During your time at CAIS, you will reside in a centrally located apartment, free of charge.

Working groups with up to twelve members

CAIS invites you and your working group to retreat to a stimulating environment where you can concentrate on your partnerships, projects and research applications.

Funding of events

Are you planning to organize an symposium and still looking for funding? Do you want to connect the fields of academia, business, culture or politics? CAIS can help.