Third-party Funding Service & Calls

The third-party funding service of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy will be happy to advise you on suitable funding programmes and support you regarding your application. During the project, the third-party funding service helps with administrative questions and in contact with the service units of the University of Vienna (Accounting & Finance, Human Resources & Gender Equality, Research Services & Career Development).

Open calls & information events (selection)

Searching for a funding programme that fits to you and your research idea can be tedious work. Therefore takea look on our selection of open project calls and the associated information events. The overview is clearly arranged by deadline (calls with the possibility of ongoing submission at the end), the calls' target group can be identified and filtered at first glance. This selection covers only project calls and prizes relevant for scientists of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy. If something is missing, we are grateful for your suggestion.

You will find further interesting events and training courses for acquiring third-party funds in the seminar and training programme of Research Services & Career Development and Human Resources Development.


Deadline: ongoing

For Ukrainian students enrolled in a doctoral programme in Austria (up to 21 months).


Deadline: 31 Aug 2022

Support in the implementation of startup ideas in the early stages


Deadline: 1 Sep 2022

For doctoral/PhD students enrolled at an Austrian university who want to spend 6 to 12 months abroad


7 Sep 2022, 15:00 - 17:00


Interne Deadline: 7 Sep 2022 !!!

Für eine Absolventin/einen Absolvent eines Doktoratsstudiums unserer Fakultät


Deadline: 14 Sep 2022, 17:00

For young researchers with PhD (max. 8 y of research experience)


Deadline: 15 Sep 2022

For highly qualified doctoral candidates


Date: 19-21 Sep 2022

Registration deadline: 7 Sep 2022


Deadline: 30 Sep 2022, 14:00 (concept proposal)

For inter-/multidisciplinary teams of 3-5 researchers independent of location (max. 1.5 Mio EUR)

Project proposal planned?

Are you planning to submit a research project proposal? Do you have questions about project management? Please contact Third-party funding service of the Faculty:

 Third-party funding service

Annekatrin Enge                  
Dean’s office of Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy
Josef-Holaubek-Platz 2 (UZA II)                    
1090 Vienna
Room: 2A509
T: +43-1-4277-53008