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Fellowships are very suitable funding options for stays abroad  but the also exist for researchers in Germany woh want to carry out a research project in Germany. If yu are looking for a Fellowship for a stay inside or outside Germany, you can take a look at the following lists.

Fellowships for Doctoral students and Postdocs are listed separately.

If you have any questions concerning the application process, do not hesitate to contact us.




In the following, we only list programs whose websites provide information in English. For a more comprehensive survey on German research funding institutions, please consult the German version of this site. International researchers may be eligible to apply  even if no information in English is provided.

Fellowships for research in Germany


Fellowships for research outside Germany


Travel Grants

  • Andrea von Braun Stiftung:  Research stay
    Deadline: March/April 2016
    Note: Any country, interdsciplinary
  • Max Weber Stiftung: Gerald D. Feldman -Travel Grants
    Deadline: t.b.a.
    Note: host countries of institutes of the Max Weber Foundation
  • Fritz Thyssen Stiftung: Travel Subsidies
    Deadline: Any time
    Note: Any country, humanities and social sciences,molecular biology
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