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.

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Deadline: 16 Apr 2021

For bilateral (or trilateral) research projects (if FWF acts as Lead Agency) (Weave-programme)


Deadline: 19 Apr 2021

For Joint Seminars as networking events for faculty members of both institutions.


Deadline: 20 Apr 2021

For excellent researchers with 7 to 12 years experience after PhD (up to 2 Mio Euro for 5 years).


Deadline: 22 Apr 2021

For small research, training or networking projects with South East Asian university-partners.


Deadline: 26 Apr 2021

For PostDocs planning to submit a FWF ESPRIT-proposal.


Deadline: 27 Apr 2020, 13:00

For the expansion of FWF funded research-projects in terms of "citizen-science"-components.


Date: 28 Apr 2020, 10:00-12:00

Registration: necessary


Deadline: 30 Apr 2021

Für wissenschaftliche Arbeiten jüngerer Forscher*innen (< 40 Jahre)


Deadline: ongoing (until 30 Apr 2021)

For post-doctoral researchers planning to come to Austria.


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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

Daniela Große Kathöfer                  
Dean’s office of Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy
Althanstraße 14 (UZA II)                    
1090 Wien
Room: 2A509
T: +43-1-4277-53008