Third-party Funding: Service, Calls, Events

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.


Annual work programme for the European Research Council funded by the European Union’s Horizon Framework Programme for Research and Innovation


Deadline: 2 Oct 2023, 13:00 (CET)

Funding to develop extremely productive closely interconnected research establishments for long-term and...


Deadline: 2 Oct 2023, 14:00 (CET)

For three to five outstanding researchers to establish a research group


Deadline: 4 Oct 2023, 14:00 (CET)

For researchers in Vienna that address digital technologies & practices from a human-centered and societal...


Deadline: 9 Oct 2023

Mentoring program for female postdoctoral researchers at the University of Vienna


Deadline: 11 Oct 2023, 12:00 (CET)

Funding for projects in early phase in which innovations are prepared and the basis for major changes in markets,...


Deadline: 15 Oct 2023

For researchers exploring collaborative ideas with the University of Zurich.


Deadline: 15 Oct 2023

Scholarships for students, teachers and researchers and project funding to support bilateral cooperation


Deadline: 15 October 2023, 20:00 (CET)

For academic and research staff to develop projects across the alliance and to drive bottom-up initiatives

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