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It is possible to apply for the module “Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures” as part of the proposal submission process for research networks (Priority Programmes, Research Units including Centres for Advanced Studies and Clinical Research Units, Research Training Groups and Collaborative Research Centres) as well as when submitting a proposal under the Research Grants Programme or the Emmy Noether Programme.
The amount of the allowance will vary depending on the research project. In connection with a Collaborative Research Centre, it is possible to apply for an amount of up to €30,000 per funding budget year. In connection with Research Training Groups, Priority Programmes and Research Units, an amount up to €15,000 is available per funding year. Under the Research Grants Programme and the Emmy Noether Programme, a Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures is available of up to €1,000 per funding year per applicant. Please consult the relevant programme guidelines for details.
The Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures is granted for a specific purpose and must be used accordingly for the following:
See here for a description of the module “Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures”:
The following rules apply:
For details on the expenditure of funds in Collaborative Research Centres, see DFG form 50.0.
The following catalogue of measures serves to inform and support you in making targeted use of the Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures in your projects – under coordinated programmes, the Research Grants Programme and the Emmy Noether Programme. The list of measures is not exhaustive; additional or newly established measures can be financed if they meet the fundamental requirements outlined above.
Given the specific characteristics of the various funding programmes, there are different ways of using the allowance in individual cases. Where such special points apply, these are explicitly indicated.