Botstiber Institute
Botstiber Institute for
Austrian-American Studies



Botstiber Institute For Austrian-American Studies 2013-2014 Grants

Individual/Organization Purpose of Grant Grant Amount
Scott Berg Support for research on church-state relations in the diverse Austrian Empire in the post-Napoleonic world.



Alison Clarke

Funding for the biography of Victor Papanek (1923-1998), an internationally renowned Austrian-American designer and theorist.



Farid Hafez

Support for research of the influence of Hip Hop youth culture on Austrian youth in general and Muslim youth in particular.



Anton Holzer

Funding for research and writing about Jewish Austrian-American Photographer and Artist, Robert Haas (Vienna 1898-New York 1997).



Peter Pirker

Support for research that will examine the Vienna Bureau of Radio Free Europe and its activities in the 1950’s.



Valparaiso University

Funding for an interdisciplinary conference hosted by Valparaiso University which will focus on Hans Kelsen’s influence on the fields of law, international relations, political theory, philosophy and sociology.



Bernhard Weidinger

Support for research that compares the discourses and interactions between right-wing political players from Austria and the USA.




Funding for a workshop focusing on Hugo Botstiber to be held at the Konzerthaus of Vienna during the fall of 2014.



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