The International Relations Office (IRO) at the Service Center International Affairs (SIA) advises on funding opportunities in the area of the internationalization of partnerships. Please do not hesitate to ask for our support in the application process. If you are seeking advice and information on national research funding programmes, please contact our colleagues at the Research Advancement Center (RAC).
The offers listed below are only a selection. Here you will find a comprehensive, up-to-date overview of the DAAD's funding opportunities. German-Egyptian HE Partnerships - "Hochschulpartnerschaften" Funding for staff and student exchange and the preparation of international study programmes and/or shared offer of such study programmes. Study Programmes - Deadline for applications: 07.12.2020 Funding for events such as summer schools, workshops, and conferences in Germany and/or for research, teaching and study visits. Short measures - Deadlines for applications: 30.11.2020 / 31.05.2021
Partnerships with HE institutions in East Central, Southeastern and Eastern Europe as well as the Caucasus and Central Asia ("Eastern Partnerships") Funding for short-term multilateral exchange measures such as summer courses or symposia as well as stays for study and research purposes the partner university or in Germany. Deadline for application: 30.4.2021
Funding for small information events and large bilateral university days (Go East-Osteuropatage) as well as preparatory trips (Go East-Projektanbahnungsreisen) by German professors and / or other university members at one or more universities in one or more countries in the region mentioned.
Deadline for applications: 15.10.2020/ 15.10.2021
Visiting Lecturers (Two funding lines: international lecturer in general / french guest lecturers)
Preparation, implementation and follow-up of courses by a single foreign lecturer (duration of stay at least three months).
Preparation, implementation and follow-up of courses by changing foreign lecturers (indiv. duration of stay at least three months)
Deadline for applications: 15.01.2021 Study Seminars / Study Visists for international student groups in Germany
Funding for Study Visits and Study Seminars/Practicals ( no less than 7 days / max. 12 days) of students who are enrolled in their second semester or higher in a degree programm at a foreign university and who travel under the guidance and direction of a university teacher. Groups must be made up of at least 10 participants and max. 15 persons.
Deadlines for applications: 1.2.2021, 1.5.2021, 1.11.2021
Bayerisches Hochschulzentrum für China Deadlines for application: 31.12.2020, 30.04.2021, 31.08.2021 Bayerisches Hochschulzentrum für Mittel-. Ost-, und Südosteuropa Bavarian-Indian Centre Study visits: applications for the same budget year until end of October Centro Universitario de Baviera para América Latina
Franco-Bavarian University cooperation center annually recurring deadlines: 15. April / 15. November Bavaria California Technology Center annually recurring deadlines: 15. April / 15. Oktober
Leonhard Euler Programme (2021 - 2022) On-site scholarship funding (“SurPlace”, seven to nine month) in connection with an (additional) one to three month study visit at the German partner university. (Eligible for funding are young academics from: Belarus, Republic of Moldova, Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan), South Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia) and Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia). Deadline for applications: 29.01.2021
Programme for Project-Related Personal Exchange (PPP) starting in 2021- Turkey Joint bi-national research projects of a high academic standard to promote cooperative and preferably complementary research activities to enable particularly young academics involved in the project to conduct a research stay at the partner institution abroad, and thereby support them in their international training.
Deadline for applications: 21.12.2020 (Turkey)
German-French Joint Call on Artificial Intelligence Deadline: 21.12.2020 Type 1 "Research Collaboration" (4 years, up to 300k EUR - 400k EUR) Type 2 "Research and Development" (transsectoral cooperation, 3 years, up to 600k - 800k EUR)