Funding for Faculty & Researchers

Reaserch in Germany has a very high value because Germany is a land of ideas, where education, science and research play a central role. In the year 2012, over 56.000 foreign researchers got financial support from German funding organisations and agencies.
Selected grant programs and fellowships from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH), the German Research Foundation (DFG), the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (FhG), the German-American Fulbright Commission (Fulbright), the Leibniz Association (Leibniz) and the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG).We will describe each one in our Firm Fast Blog.

AvH: Alexander von Humboldt Professorship

Academics of all disciplines from abroad, who are internationally recognized as leaders in their field and who are expected to contribute to enhancing Germany's sustained international competitiveness as a research location in consequence of the award, are eligible to be nominated for an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship.

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