Grants by the Ludwig Quidde – Foundation

The Ludwig – Quidde Foundation supports projects, conferences and publications, if related funds are available.


In 2014 the Ludwig Quidde Foundation supported the conference "Europa 1914 - Der Weg ins Unbekannte"
Frankfurt a.M., 22.-23. Mai 2014

more information (only in German)


In 2012 the Ludwig Quidde Foundation supported the International Symposium titled „Musik bezieht Stellung. Funktionalisierung der Musik im Ersten Weltkrieg” (Military Takes Position. The Functionalisation of Musik during World War I). The Symposium focused on a topic that had been widely neglected by research on the First World War.

To the programme (only in German)

The contributions of the conference are published in the following volume:

 Stefan Hanheide / Dietrich Helms / Claudia Glunz / Thomas F. Schneider (Hg.): Musik bezieht Stellung. Funktionalisierungen der Musik im Ersten Weltkrieg. V & R Unipress Göttingen 2013




In 2011 the following projects were funded:


Organise the world! – The Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Alfred Herrmann Fried (1964-1921): The Present Significance of his Life and work
International Symposium
Potsdam, 28.-29. October 2011

To the programme (only in German)


Hans Kloft (Ed.): Peace Politics and Peace Research. The German Nobel Peace Prize Laureates. Berlin: Berliner Wissenschaftsverlag 2011. (in German)

Link to the content of the book (only in German)