Santorio Fellowship
for Medical Humanities and Science

The scheme is designed to support young scholars willing to join CSMBR events. It runs every two years and is named after the Italian physician Santorio Santori (1561-1636), who introduced the quantitative method to medicine and is considered the father of quantitative experimental physiology.

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The fellowship offers travel grants to attend CSMBR events aiming at encouraging cooperation amongst scholars across Europe and Worldwide and is awarded every two years to students (BA, MA) and early career researchers (PhDs and Postdocs within 3 years from their viva) whose interests in the field of History of Medicine and Medical Humanities (i.e Medicine and History of Medicine, Biology and History of Biology, History and Philosophy of Science, History of Ideas, Classics) are strong.

Five Santorio Fellowships, worth €500 each, will be offered throughout as a gratuity to join the Summer School by means of an application process.

Applicants should send a cover letter (max. 300 words), CV (max. 2 pages) and a reference letter addressed to the Director of the CSMBR within the application deadline.

Successful applications will be notified by mid-May.

Fellowships available: 5
Fellowships value: € 500 each
Deadline: 15 April 2021