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Grants for 2018/2019. Committee for the history of electricity and energy

Aides à la recherche 2018/2019. Comité d'histoire de l'électricité et de l'énergie

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Published on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 by Anastasia Giardinelli

Summary

Since 2001, the Committee for the History of Electricity has three objectives focused on the history of electricity: to conduct or foster scientific research, to study and promote tangible and intangible heritage, and to share and impart knowledge. In 2013, the Committee widened its scope to become the Committee for the History of Electricity and Energy.

 

 

Announcement

Presentation

Since 2001, the Committee for the History of Electricity has three objectives focused on the history of electricity: to conduct or foster scientific research, to study and promote tangible and intangible heritage, and to share and impart knowledge. In 2013, the Committee widened its scope to become the Committee for the History of Electricity and Energy.

Expected profile

The Committee for the History of Electricity and Energy offers grants varying from 1,500 to 3,000 euros to graduate students.

Applications can be written in French or English.

Selection will be based on the following criteria: originality of the subject, preparation and quality of presentation of the project. The project must deal, at least partly, with the history of electricity or energy in France, Europe or elsewhere in the world.

Payment of the grant will be conditional upon signature of an agreement. The thesis or dissertation may be written in the language chosen by the student. However, a summary in French or English must be submitted to the Committee for the History of Electricity and Energy for theses or dissertations written in any other language.

Candidates need to fulfill the following conditions:

  • university/school in European Economic Area
  • residence in European Economic Area
  • have a bank account in European Economic Area

Submission Guidelines

The application should include:

  • the attached application form;
  • a letter in which the candidate requests a grant, gives the precise subject of  his/her  research, as defined with his/her supervisor, and binds him/herself to respect the agreement if he/she is selected;
  • a presentation of the research project mentioning the sources, the methodology, the questions to be raised, and a short bibliography (6-10 p.);
  • a detailed curriculum vitae;
  • a letter of recommendation from the research supervisor, appreciating the candidate and approving the project;
  • a photocopy of the student card or an attestation of research delivered by the university or research centre with which the candidate is affiliated.

The application must be sent attached to an email stating the name, the forename, the postal address, the phone number and the email address of the candidate.

It must be emailed by November 9, 2018.

E-mail: comite.histoire.electricite@gmail.com

For any further information, please contact us by email or by phone : +33 1 53 63 23 46

Selection Committee

  • Alain Beltran (Directeur de recherche au CNRS, UMR Sirice)
  • Christophe Bouneau (Université Bordeaux Montaigne)
  • Yves Bouvier (Université Paris-Sorbonne)
  • Sophie Cœuré (Université Denis Diderot Paris 7)
  • Anne Dalmasso (Université Grenoble Alpes)
  • Sandra Holgado (Chargée d'Etudes Expertise et Conseil, EDF Archives)
  • Stéphanie Le Gallic (Université Bordeaux Montaigne)
  • Serge Paquier (Université de Saint-Étienne)
  • Catherine Vuillermot (Université de Franche-Comté)
  • Jean-Pierre Williot (Université François Rabelais-Tours)

Subjects

Date(s)

  • Friday, November 09, 2018

Keywords

  • Histoire Sciences Humaines Énergie Bourse Aides

Contact(s)

  • Renan Viguié
    courriel : comite [dot] histoire [dot] electricite [at] gmail [dot] com

Information source

  • Renan Viguié
    courriel : comite [dot] histoire [dot] electricite [at] gmail [dot] com

To cite this announcement

« Grants for 2018/2019. Committee for the history of electricity and energy », Scholarship, prize and job offer, Calenda, Published on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, https://calenda.org/458230

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