Overview Focus

WHO?   Early career researchers of Goethe University, up to six years* after completion of their PhD, who have an innovative research idea and are currently preparing their own independent grant proposal.
    * Parental leave is taken into account (up to 2 years per child)
WHAT?   > Participation in a grant application workshop
> flexible funding of up to EUR 10,000 (e.g. for student assistants, travel costs)
> additional support by an academic mentor during the application phase
WHY?   Increasing chances of successful extra-mural funding when future research independence is observable, and strengthening of visibility in the research community.
GOAL?   Submission of grant proposal within the twelve months of funding by the Focus program and start into an independent career.


Further information and FAQ about the Early Career Researchers in Focus Program of the Goethe University


This overview is for information purposes only! The program is currently NOT advertised.