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Internal research promotion proFOR+

The following funding lines are particularly interesting for international researcher:

Funding line 4: "Small Project Funding"
Maximum amount of funding per application

5.000 €

Description of the measures to be supported

Specific preparatory and exploratory work (in particular preliminary, evaluation and feasibility studies, experiments, pre-tests or sample surveys as well as trips for the purpose of networking and project initiation) in preparation for a concrete third-party research application planned in the foreseeable future.

Type of support

Material, travel and personnel costs for student assistants or academic staff positions

Eligible applicants

All (junior) professors; PhD academic and artistic staff members of the KU as well as academic and artistic staff members who are also doctoral students accepted at the KU

Application form

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Funding line 9: "Grants for Fellows and Scholarship Holders and Visiting Researchers"
Maximum amount of funding per application

5.000 €

Description of the measures to be supported

Infrastructural support for external fellows, scholarship holders and visiting researchers with a temporary research stay at the KU

Type of support

Material and travel expenses

Eligible applicants

Faculties and institutions (e.g. centres) of the KU

Application form

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Attention: Each faculty or institution of the KU may only submit one application per year! (Application deadline: 31 March)

 

Funding line 10: "Fellowship for KU Visiting Scholars"

Maximum amount of funding per application

25.000 € for usually 3 to 6 months

Description of the measures to be supported

Funding to invite a professor as a visiting professor or a junior researcher with a habilitation or an equivalent qualification as a KU Visiting Scholar to support the relevant faculty or institution in current research activities.

Type of support

Costs for the guest or fellow including travel expenses

Eligible applicants

Faculties or institutions (e.g. centres) of the KU

Application form

Download application form

Download information sheet