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: 30 Apr 2020

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


Date: 5+6 May 2020

Registration necessary


Deadline: 8 May 2020, 14:00

For promoting outstanding education and training within the framework of structured doctoral programmes.


Deadline: 8 May 2020

For excellent junior scholars (max. 3 years after doctorate) in the humanities and the social and cultural sciences (70.000...


Deadline: 13 May 2020

For big consortial projects ("turning science into technology", early stage research) -> open-topic call


How to Approach Proposal Writing for postdoc funding applications (e.g. MSCA-IF)

Date: 14 May 2020, 9:00-12:30

Registration necessary


Deadline: 15. Mai 2020

Für hochwertige Publikationen von Nachwuchswissenschafter/innen in den Geowissenschaften (1.500 Euro).


Deadline: 15 May 2020

For holders of doctorate/PhD in the humanities and social and cultural sciences (max. 6 months since PhD) for transition to...


Deadline: 15 May 2020 (if FWF acts as Lead Agency)

For bilateral Hungarian-Austrian joint research projects.

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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