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State: 15. November 2020 | English | pdf document52.14en - Module Standard Allowance for Gender Equality Measures
State: 15. November 2020 | German | pdf document52.14 - Modul Pauschale für Chancengleichheitsmaßnahmen
State: 4. October 2020 | English | rtf document10.03en - Questionnaire for DFG Research Grant Personnel
State: 5. January 2020 | English | pdf document52.02en - Module Temporary Positions for Principal Investigators