Database of Funded Projects

The Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies has generously funded academic research and public history projects that promote an understanding of the historic relationship between the United States and Austria. The following search tools make it possible to explore these projects and to learn more about the scholars and organizations who have received BIAAS grants and fellowships.


The Center at Camden County College

Topics: Psychology
Products: Lecture, Lecture Series

The Center at Camden County College will be offering a five-part speaker series focusing on the influential Austrian psychologist Sigmund Freud.  The series will span from his prolific activities in Austria during the last century to his enormous impact on current culture, science, and the field of psychology in the United States.  Audiences will gain an understanding of Austrian and US culture and life during the earlier part of the 20th century; and they will [...]


Leon Botstein and The Bard Music Festival

Topics: Culture, Film, History, Music
Products: Conference, Festival, Film, Lecture Series, Music Festival, Presentation, Workshop

Leon Botstein and The Bard Music Festival received a BIAAS grant for its exploration of the life, work, and legacy of Austrian composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold. Korngold and His World: Bard Music Festival 2019 took take place at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, in August 2019. […]