Calls, Awards & Fundings News

Please check the webpage of the research services for all current calls, awards, and funding possibilities. Some selected calls and awards are listed below. 


Calls & third party fundings

WWTF - Vienna Research Groups for Young Investigators - ICT

WWTF grants one position with up to € 1.6 million for six to eight years for the research group.
Please submit proposals online only by 2 pm, 13 June 2019.

FWF - Call for Proposals: Young Independent Researcher Groups (YIRG) Call 2019 & New Guidelines

Submission deadline proposals: 30 July 2019 (date of postmark)
Decision shortlist for the hearing: March 2020
Decision full proposals: April 2020

FFG - FFG-COST - European Cooperation in Science & Technology Europäische Kommission

Open from 29 November 2018 until 05 September 2019 12:00!

ERC Advanced Grant

Advanced Grants ERC-2019-AdG
Deadline: 29 August 2019

Call from Science to Products - Wirtschaftsagentur Wien

Funding rate: small enterprises 45%, medium-sized enterprises 35%, large enterprises 25%, research institutions (as a partner) 80%, max. funding amount 500,000; female participation bonus 10,000 euros; 15% cooperation bonus; min. project value: 50.000 euros

Time frame to submit applications: 8 May 2019 to 11 September 2019

Further general programs:


FWF - stand alone projects

FWF - Lise Meitner program

ÖAW - DOC-Stipendium

FFG - promoting innovation 


Research Award 2019 - Margaretha Lupac Stifung

Gabriele Possanner Staats-, Würdigungs- und Förderungspreise

Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology