List of Funding Databases
Here you find a list of annotated links to various funding databases (in alphabetical order).
Who provides funding and how? Where do I send my application to? These important research funding questions are answered on the website of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). (Partly in German)
Trying to find out more about the various types of funding offered by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) or other funding organisations? Look here for some useful information.
The German Research Foundation (DFG) is the central, self-governing research funding organisation of German science. To promote research at universities and other publicly-financed research institutions, the DFG funds research projects and helps researchers cooperate with each other.
Planning a research trip to Germany? Or would you like some information on scholarship programmes? The website contains an alphabetical list of organisations and agencies that provide grants and scholarships in Germany.
KISSWIN is an online communication and information platform for young researchers. Here you can research all funding organisations for young researchers in Germany.
You are just about to graduate from university and are looking for PhD-funding? You already hold a doctorate and would like to undertake postdoctoral research? KoWi provides information and advice on PhD and postdoctoral (funding) programmes of the European Union.
The well-structured scholarship database of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) also contains information about doctoral scholarships available from companies like Airbus, Bayer and Novartis (only available in German).