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INFORMATION FOR RESEARCHERSExtended deadline for DFG calls
In view of the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on research activities, the DFG has extended the submission deadline for several of its current calls for proposals. Further deadline extensions will be introduced if necessary. Interner Linkmore
WRITTEN PROCEDURESenate and Joint Committee
The meetings of the DFG's Senate and Joint Committee, originally scheduled for Thursday and Friday of this week in Bonn, cannot be held in the usual form; decisions will be taken using the written process and on a staggered basis.
Ad-HOC-STATEMENTAcademy of Sciences Leopoldina
The German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina has convened an ad-hoc working group of researchers in response to the coronavirus pandemic. This working group today issued a statement. Externer LinkView statement
CALL FOR PROPOSALSResearch into Epidemics and Pandemics
The effects of the current SARS-CoV-2 outbreak have shown that epidemics and pandemics cannot be managed simply on a national level; instead, the whole global framework needs to be taken into account. Interner Linkmore
FORMER SECRETARY GENERALDFG is Sad to Announce the Death of Reinhard Grunwald
The former Secretary General of Germany's largest research funding organisation and the central self-governing organisation of the country's research community died on 21 March 2020.
RESEARCH FUNDINGResponse to the coronavirus
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the DFG has published a letter on financial measures and arrangements for fellowship recipients and those employed as fellows in DFG programmes.
Link auf PDF-DateiView letter
Ongoing Calls for Proposals
- Interner LinkInitiation of Collaborative Projects with Researchers from Sub-Saharan Africa in the Field of Solar Energy
(Information fpr Researchers No. 21 | 25 March 2020)
- Interner LinkPriority Programme "Computational Connectonomics" (SPP 2041)
(Information for Researchers No. 19 | 18 March 2020)
- Interner LinkTWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme
(Information for Researchers No. 16 | 2 March 2020)
FAQs on submitting proposals to funding programmes
The FAQs were compiled to assist prospective applicants in submitting proposals to the DFG. They provide information on various DFG funding programmes and serve to complement existing guidelines and instructions. Interner Linkmore