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Call for Applications

Humboldt Alumni Award for Innovative Networking Initiatives

Humboldtians can apply for the Humboldt Alumni Award 2020 until 30 November 2019. The award is valued at up to €30,000.

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The Foundation maintains a network of more than 29,000 Humboldtians from all disciplines in over 140 countries worldwide. Search the Humboldt Network according to name, discipline, keyword and publication.

Publications by Humboldtians

Michael Provence: The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Michael Provence:

The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Cambridge University Press, 2017.

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