The Avenir Foundation of Lakewood/Colorado, supports our foundation and others to assist students and scholars from many countries in obtaining travel and accommodation grants for research at the Arnold Schönberg Center.
The Arnold Schönberg Center Private Foundation has established Research Grants to encourage scholarly and archival research. Grant recipients will work at the Arnold Schönberg Center on projects which relate directly to the life and works of Arnold Schönberg.

Support for the Research Grants will include:
• Housing at the Schönberg House in Mödling for a two-week period (scholars may apply for an additional period based on more extensive projects)
• Public transportation passes within Vienna and Mödling
• Per diem allowance
• Transportation allowance to assist in travel to and from Vienna
• Full use of the Arnold Schönberg Center’s archive and library facilities

Please check our website at to familiarize yourself with the available archival materials and the Center’s facilities.

All written applications for Research Grants should be sent to:

Arnold Schönberg Center Privatstiftung
Schwarzenbergplatz 6
A – 1030 Wien
Tel: +43 1/712 18 88 – 30 (Information: Therese Muxeneder)
Fax: +43 1/712 18 88 – 88
e-mail: direktion{at}schoenberg{dot}at

Applicants should include the following:
– A detailed project description
– Curriculum vitae
– Letter of recommendation from school or university (for students)

Recipients of the Avenir Foundation research grant since 1998