The European Center of the Romanesque (Europäisches Romanik Zentrum, ERZ) awards outstanding international research on the field of the Romanesque period. The award is donated by the Stiftung Saalesparkasse (Halle).
The award aims to promote, honour and encourage graduated junior researchers contributing to the study of art and architectural history, archaeology, history, history of theology and liturgy, history of literature or the law of the early and high Middle Ages.
Only unpublished research works will be considered (PhD thesis). The award is supposed to promote graduates. It is valued at 2000 EUR. The ERZ's international board of advisors will co-judge to the selection of the awardee. Accepting the award, the winner is encouraged to give a public lecture at the ERZ.
Until July 15, 2022, the application (CV, certificates, references, list of publications), a digital copy of the PhD thesis (PDF) including an abstract and the academic evaluation is to be send to:
Prof. Dr. Ute Engel
Direktor des Instituts Europäisches Romanik Zentrum