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FWF | Elise Richter PEEK

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Due Date
Tu 16.7.2024
14 h

The Elise Richter PEEK Programme supports women in arts-based research.

Target group

  • Highly qualified female arts-based researchers, who strive for a university career.


  • to support the academic career of highly qualified female arts-based researchers and to enhance their university career
  • after completion of the program a level of qualification should be accomplished which enables participants to apply for a local or abroad professorship. ("Habilitation" or equal qualification)


  • a minimum of 2 years of arts-based research experience in Austria or abroad
    international arts-based research publications
  • preparatory work related to the proposed research project
  • no age limit
  • in contrast to the Elise Richter Programme, completion of a doctoral degree is not a prerequisite


  • 12 to 48 months


  • personnel costs according to the current senior postdoc rate
  • project specific costs up to 30,000.00 € per year


  • via the FWF’s electronic application portal (elane).
  • accepted continuously, no application deadlines
  • in English


  • by the FWF Board based on an international review process
  • the review process is carried out with the involvement of the international PEEK Board
  • generally in the June or November/December Board meeting

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