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: 13 Aug 2021

For researchers planning bilateral Japanese-Austrian joint projects or joint seminars.


Deadline: 20 Aug 2021 (for short proposal)

For basic research projects (small/large grants) in different funding areas.


Deadline: 31 Aug 2021

For established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements.


Deadline: 1 Sep 2021, 12:00

Für Forschungsprojekte mit "Verwertungspotenzial" (Finanzielle Beteiligung Wirtschaftspartner notwendig)


Deadline: 1 Feb / 1 Sep

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


Deadline: 2 Sep 2021, 14:00

Für Maßnahmen zur Vermittlung wissenschaftlicher Inhalte aus FWF-geförderten Projekten.


Deadline: 9 Sep 2021

For short-term stay (3-12 w) at Strategic Partner universities (Chicago, Jerusalem, Kyoto, Beijing, Shanghai)


Deadline: 10 Sep 2021

For scientists in agriculture, forestry or fisheries for funding towards a conference.


Deadline: 10 Sep 2021

For scientists who would like to conduct (agricultural) research projects abroad (6-26 w)

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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