Focus Track A|B: Promotion of Independent Grant Proposals
>>> Next Call: May/June 2021 <<<
The program Focus A|B aims at high qualified early career researchers up to 6 years after finishing their PhD who are currently preparing their own independent grant proposal.
The goal is to increase the chances of successful extramural funding when future research independence is observable, and strengthening the visibility in the research community.
Overview Focus A|B
|WHO?||Early career researchers, 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