One of the DFG's main goals is to promote young researchers. The results of its funding policy and actions include new, leading research findings, the transfer of knowledge and excellent qualifications for tomorrow's scientists and researchers.
Outstanding science and research need creative people and innovative ideas. This is why the DFG's funding portfolio places particular emphasis on supporting young researchers. Based on academic excellence, flexible funding instruments are tailored to meet the specific needs of young scientists and academics, thereby enabling them to pursue their research careers.