Since the 2012-13 program year, the Botstiber Foundation has provided $ 40,000 annually to fund two mirror-reverse awards in Austrian-American Studies: one for a US scholar in Austria and one for an Austrian scholar in the US. The new $ 120,000 grant secures funding for these two awards annually from 2016-17 through 2018-19. For more information about the Fulbright-Botstiber awards in American Studies, please see the Austrian-American Educational Commission's pages for Austrian and US scholars.
For more information about the Botstiber Foundation, please see their website.
The Austrian-American Educational Commission is pleased to announce the board of the Dietrich W. Botstiber Foundation’s Institute for Austrian-American Studies has awarded the Austrian Fulbright Commission $ 120,000 to extend funding for Austrian and American Fulbright-Botstiber Scholar awards for an additional three years.