Research Fellowships for Scholars and Graduate Students in the History and Culture of Polish Jews 2017-2018
27 January 2017
The Institute for the History of Polish Jewry and Israel-Poland Relations is pleased to announce that our institute is offering one research fellowship (15,000 NIS) for a scholar permanently based at a university or similar institution of higher education in Poland, who is working on various...
23 January 2017
On Monday, 23 January, the Museum of the Second World War in Gdańsk hosts a presentation of the permanent exhibition and two panel discussions with historians including members of the museum’s international advisory board, in anticipation of the new institution’s much anticipated opening later...
12 December 2016
Since 2000, the AJC Fellows Program has provided a unique educational opportunity for graduate students to learn about the Holocaust in situ in the context of Poland's history and Jewish heritage. Through travel in Poland for three weeks, during which time Fellows visit Krakow, Warsaw, Łódź,...
10 December 2016
The Witold Pilecki Center for Totalitarian Studies, founded in 2016, pursues interdisciplinary research and reflection on the Polish experience of confronting two totalitarian regimes in the twentieth century.
The Second World War began in 1939 with a consecutive attack on Poland by Germany and...
07 December 2016
Jan Karski, who died in 2000 at the age of 86, was a diplomat, army officer and emissary of the Polish underground organizations during the Nazi German occupation of Poland.
"Jan Karski was a great soldier", said Polish President Andrzej Duda on Wednesday when he posthumously...
Conceptualizations of the Holocaust in Germany, Lithuania, Poland, and Ukraine since the 1990s. Historical Research and Public Debate
28 November 2016
International Conference at the German Historical Institute in Warsaw
Venue: Aleje Ujazdowskie 39
Time: 5-7 December 2016
Program available here
25 November 2016
The Auschwitz Jewish Center Fellows Program is now accepting applications.
Since 2000, the AJC Fellows Program has provided a unique educational opportunity for graduate students to learn about the Holocaust in situ in the context of Poland's history and Jewish heritage. Through travel in Poland...
15 November 2016
The European Museum of the Year Award was awarded to the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews which was among 49 nominees from 24 countries. The Council of Europe Museum Prize 2016, awarded during the same ceremony in San Sebastian, Spain, went...