Research grants enable individuals who have completed their academic training to conduct at any time research projects with clearly defined topics and durations, regardless of the subject.
An overview of DFG-funded projects can be found on Gepris, the DFG’s project database.
Your First Proposal
Here is some advice on submitting a proposal to the DFG. Which funding instrument is suitable for you? What makes a proposal successful? What should you do if your proposal is not accepted? We offer plenty of help for novices.