Fellowship Programme on Climate, Energy and Earth System Research
Under the French initiative “Make our planet great again” Germany and France are offering a funding program to advance sustainability research. Researchers are invited from all over the world to cooperate with German and French partners and undertake research in the fields of climate change, energy transition and the earth system.
The funding covers the establishment of research groups in Germany. Junior researchers will receive up to 1 million euros and senior researchers up to 1.5 million euros for 4 years (combined value of contributions from the DAAD and the German host institution).
The call is open to applications from both junior and senior researchers. The French call has been closed in the meantime but the German call will open just now and can be found here: https://www.daad.de/hochschulen/ausschreibungen/projekte/de/11342-foerderprogramme-finden/?s=1&projektid=57401203
In a first step, applicants will have to submit a Statement of Interest by filling in an online application form (Lime Survey). The closing date is 13 October 2017, 12.00 (noon) CET.
In Step1 of the call individual applicants submit a statement of interest using an online application form.
Application deadline for Step 1: 13 October 2017
In Step 2 of the call and following a review process a limited number of applicants from Step 1 will be asked to prepare a full application together with a German host institution of their choice (university or non-university research institution).
Application deadline for Step 2: 15 January 2018
DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service
P1 Project Policies and Internationalisation of Higher Education in Germany
Ms. Alexandra Okhrimenko
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