Third-party Funding Service & Calls

Are you looking for the right funding programme? Are you planning to submit an application for a research project? Do you have questions about how to start a project? The FGGA's third-party funding service will be happy to advise you!

For administrative questions during the project, we will be happy to provide contact points to the corresponding service units of the University of Vienna (Accounting & FinanceResearch Services & Career DevelopmentHuman Resources & Gender Equality).

Important third-party funding information

Current and useful information on third-party funding topics can also be found in the u:wiki of the Research Service (login required).

FGGA Third-party funding service - Contact

Dean's office of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy
Josef-Holaubek-Platz 2 (UZA II)
1090 Vienna

  • Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Annekatrin Enge

    Room: 2A509
    T: +43-1-4277-53008
  • Stephanie Höbart, MSc

    Room: 2A503
    T: +43-1-4277-53010

Open calls & information events (selection)

Please find below a selection of open project calls and the associated information events focussing on the research topics of our Faculty. The calls are sorted by submission deadline (calls with the possibility of ongoing submission at the end) and can also be filtered by target group.

For further interesting events and training courses for acquiring third-party funds please have a look at the seminar and training programme of the service units Research Services & Career Development and Human Resources Development.


Date: 17 Apr 2024, 15:00-17:00

Workshop for researchers who plan to apply for the upcoming AdG call 2024


Deadline: 6 May 2024, 14:00 Vienna local time

Make FWF funded research work and its results visible and to strengthen the public’s trust in science.


Date: 15 May 2024, 15:00-17:00


Online workshop for researchers who plan to apply for the ERC StG/CoG 2025



Deadline: 29 Aug 2024

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


Starting Fall 2024

ASTRA replaces the previous Elise Richter women's program and the START program and, together with the ESPRIT early-stage program,...


Deadline: ongoing

For research projects (max. 48 months) of researchers who are working in Austria


Deadline: ongoing until Fall 2024 (to be replaced by ASTRA)

For female senior postdocs who strive for an university career.


Deadline: ongoing (01.01.2024 – 31.12.2026)

The new "Understanding Science" funding programme of the Vienna Business Agency has launched: It supports...