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 programmes listed below are only a selection. For a comprehensive up to date overview please refer to: DAAD's funding opportunities. Ta' ziz Partnerships for Democracy II - Short measures Initiation of partnerships and networking with civil society primarily in four target countries (Tunesia, Sudan, Libanon, Iraq). Deadline for proposals: 31.05.2022 German-Greek Academic Partnerships 2023-2025 Funding for the establishment of training partnerships, curricular cooperation through joint courses of study and double degrees, and joint applied research projects. Deadlines for proposals: 26.04.2022
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 proposals: 30.09.2022 Academic staff exchange
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 proposals: 15.07.2022
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 proposals: 01.02.2022, 01.05.2022, 01.11.2022
SDG-Partnerships (2023-2026) Funding is provided for establishing partnerships between German higher education institutions and higher education institutions in developing and emerging countries (Carrying out SDG-relevant research, public relations, development and revision of teaching/learning materials, organisation of events, further- and advanced training, project-related stays). Deadline for proposals: 30.06.2022
Bayerisches Hochschulzentrum für China Deadlines for application: 31.12.2021 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
NEW: Visiting Scholarships (VSAI): http://www.bacatec.de/en/hightech-agenda.html
Eramus Mundus Design Measures Funds for the development of new, innovative high-level integrated transnationsl study programs. Duration of projects: 15 months Lump sum funding of 55k EUR Deadline for proposals: 16.02.2022 / 17:00
Erasmus+ Cooperation Partnerships Support for transsectoral partnerships in learning and education Duration of projects: min. 12 - max. 36 months Total project grant is a variable amount of either 120k, 250k or 400k EUR Webinar for applicants: February Applicants are invited to benefit from a draft proposal consulting, provided by the Erasmus+ Team until 15.2.2022 Deadline for proposals: 23. März 2022 / 12:00 Uhr
Projektvorbereitungsreisen für ERASMUS+ Partnerschaften und Kooperationsprojekte travel grants for proposal development in Erasmus+ programmes
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 application: 31.01.2022
Programme for Project-Related Personal Exchange (PPP) Funding for bi-national research projects.
Deadline for applications: 14.05.2021 PPP Colombia
Deadline for application: 31.05.2021 PPP Canada
PPP India DST
PPP USA Deadline for application: 15.06.2021 PPP Australia Deadline for application: 24.06.2021 PPP Hongkong Deadline for application: 30.06.2021 PPP France PROCOPE
PPP France PROCOPE Plus PPP Croatia PPP Poland PPP Serbia
PPP Slowakia PPP Taiwan PPP Czech Republik PPP Hungaria Deadline for application: 17.07.2021 PPP Brazil Deadline for application: 07.09.2021
Deadline for proposals in the 11th call: 4. March 2022