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ELFI LogoThe Electronic Research Funding Information System (ELFI) offers information on approximately 10,000 programmes and  more than 4,500 national and international sponsors. Access to ELFI is free to members of the university. [More...] (Ger)
Database of academic awards

DAAD - Scholarship Database
Study and research in Germany

East-West Science Center (OWWZ)
Hessian competence centre of Kassel University for cooperations in research, knowledge transfer and education in Central and Eastern Europe
Scholarship database and career network for students and graduates

Database containing information on funding opportunities for internationally mobile researchers

Free search of scholarship foundations in the USA

Database of the Herbert Worch Foundation of awards and grants for medical and life sciences research

Foundation Search of the Association of German Foundations (Ger)
This foundation search includes foundations with their own Internet address that are active in Germany and make funding available in specific areas of activity.

Funding Database of the German Federal Government (Ger)
Up-to-date overview of the funding programmes at the federal, state and EU level

GEPRIS (German Project Information System)
Database of current DFG-funded research projects

Kooperation international
Internet portal of the BMBF, guide for international cooperation in research and education (Ger)
Non-profit scholarships database for students and doctoral students

Scholarship Pilot (Ger)
The BMBF scholarship database provides interactive search capability that allows potential recipients to access comprehensive and targeted information on current scholarship programmes.
Platform for students to get all information about different scholarships, grants, financial aid across the globe. Here you can find information about Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PhD/Doctorate and Post Doctorate Scholarships.

Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft
Foundation archive maintained by the Stiftverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft, promoting science and learning in Germany. The homepage also has information on the funding programmes of the association.


Information Services

AID - Aktiver Informationsdienst (Active information service) (Login required)
Up-to-date information on EU funding for research (Bonn)

BMBF Newsletter Service (Ger)
Free newsletters with latest information on federal research funding (funding announcements, call for proposals, scholarships)

BMBF (Ger)
Announcements of funding programmes and funding guidelines by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research

The Community Research & Development Information Service offers information on EU research programmes. EU scholarship information is also provided here (Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions).

DFG (German Research Foundation)
Information for researchers and current calls for proposals from the DFG funding programmes

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions
Search for funding opportunities for young researchers

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