Research Funding Day 2018 - Presentations and sessions in English

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German Research Foundation/Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

The DFG is the self-governing organisation for science and research in Germany. It serves all branches of science and the humanities. The lecture focuses on the funding programmes for postdoctoral candidates (own position, research fellowship, Emmy Noether, Heisenberg Programme and others). The presentation is followed by a question and answer session for life and natural scientists in English and researchers from the humanities in German.
• Plenary session 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. and question and answer session in English 10:50 - 11:20 a.m., Lecture hall 3D

The European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations/Kooperationsstelle EU der Wissenschaftsorganisationen (KoWi)
KoWi provides information, advice and training on European research funding for researchers and administrators at universities and research institutions in Germany. KoWi will present the opportunities for young scientists to participate in Horizon 2020 (eg Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, European Research Council).
• 11:50 - 12:40 p.m., Lecture hall 3C

German Academic Exchange Service/Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD)
The DAAD is the world's largest funding organization for the international exchange of students and scientists. If you plan to go abroad during your doctoral thesis or after your PhD (P.R.I.M.E. Programme), you will receive information about suitable programmes of DAAD in this session.
• 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., Lecture hall 3C

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation/Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung (AvH)
The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation sponsors academic collaboration between excellent international and German researchers (Humboldt Research Fellowship, Sofja Kovalevskaja Award and many more).
• 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., Lecture hall 3C

Helmholtz Young Investigator Program/Helmholtz Nachwuchsgruppen Programm
With its Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups Program, the Association offers internationally outstanding postdoctoral researchers the opportunity to create their own research group. Following a call issued in January each year and a highly competitive selection procedure, funding is awarded for up to 20 Young Investigator Groups.
• 11:50 - 12:40 p.m., Building 23.02.U1., Room 23

Fraunhofer Attract/Fraunhofer Attract
"Fraunhofer Attract" invites outstanding researchers to develop their ideas towards innovations at Fraunhofer. An idea becomes an innovation, if it comes to use. The grant "Fraunhofer Attract" offers outstanding external scientists the opportunity to develop their ideas towards an actual application within an optimally equipped Fraunhofer institute operating close to the market.
• 11:50 - 12:40 p.m., Building 23.02.U1., Room 23


Hörsaal 3D, Geb. 23.01
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Universitätsstr. 1


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Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: Junior Scientist and International Researcher Center