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Response to Coronavirus RestrictionsExtensive Financial Support
With immediate effect, the DFG is offering additional funding to support DFG-funded projects affected by the coronavirus pandemic and the associated restrictions on public life. Joint Committee has approved a package of measures. Interner Linkmore
Coronavirus PandemicExtra Financial Support for DFG-Funded Research
The Joint Committee of the DFG has approved extra financial support for DFG-funded research during the coronavirus pandemic.
Research FundingNew Collaborative Research Centres
The DFG is establishing ten new Collaborative Research Centres (CRCs) to further support top-level research in German universities.
Research Funding14 new Priority Programmes
The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) is to establish 14 new Priority Programmes (PP) for 2021. They will receive a total of approximately €85 million for an initial three-year period. Interner Linkmore
Instructions for Project ProposalsRestructured and Updated
The DFG has structurally adapted its instructions for project proposals. The changes affect the project description in proposals relating to individual research grants, the Emmy Noether Programme, Research Units, Clinical Research Units and Priority Programmes. Interner Linkmore
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.
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Ongoing Calls for Proposals
- Interner LinkPriority Programme “Ferroptosis: from Molecular Basics to Clinical Applications” (SPP 2306)
(Information for Researchers No. 37 | 3 July 2020)
- Interner LinkPriority Programme “Theoretical Foundations of Deep Learning” (SPP 2298)
(Information for Researchers No. 36 | 3 July 2020)
- Interner LinkGerman-African Cooperation Projects in Infectiology
(Information for Researchers No. 33 | 3 June 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