Young Scholars' Forum / GKS Nachwuchsforum

The Young Scholars' Forum is a network for young scholars and advanced students in the field of Canadian Studies. It is designed as a platform that strengthens existing networks between young Canadianist scholars and and gives young scholars around the world an opportunity to easily access these networks, start new ones, and to cooperate with other scholars working in similar fields or on similar projects.

The Forum annually hosts a post-graduate conference and a panel at the annual conference of the German Association for Canadian Studies (GKS), both to promote scholarly exchange on site, and publishes a newsletter including information about current events and conferences, new book releases, scholarships and grants, job postings, and much more in the field of Canadian Studies.
To subscribe to this newsletter, please send an email to, subject line “Newsletter.”, the Forum’s website, offers information about current Canadianist activities and events – both in German-speaking countries and internationally. The website has maintained its presence thanks to support by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) since 2005. is maintained by members of both acting boards of the Young Scholars' Forum of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries.

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Team Vienna

Josefine Biedermann, Marc Chalier, Susanna Gartler, Claudia Grill, Alexandra Hauke, Jessica Janssen, Nicole Perry

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