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  • FWF | Emerging Fields

    For the first time, teams from all areas of basic research are invited to tackle entirely new research ideas and break free of established approaches. The programme focuses particularly on interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary projects, as well as arts-based research. Up to 6 million euros in FWF funding is available to the individual teams.

    Deadline 1.2.2023, 14 h

  • OeAD | Marietta Blau Grant

    The Marietta Blau Grant offers financial support for six- to twelve-month study periods abroad for doctoral or PhD students of Austrian universities. It serves to optimise their dissertations. Junior researchers are the main target group.

    Deadline 1.2.2023

  • OeAD | Doctoral Research Fellowships of Austrian Centers

    Doctoral Research Fellowships are aimed at highly qualified doctoral candidates who wish to complete a research stay at an institute of the Austria Centers. The fellowship serves to optimize the doctoral thesis.

    Deadline 1.2.2023

  • OeAD | Ernst Mach Follow-Up Grant

    The Ernst Mach Follow-Up Grant is aimed at postdocs from non-European developing countries who are former OeAD scholarship holders. The grant is intended to support the applicant's scientific carrier and to further and deepen the cooperation with Austrian higher education institutions and universities.

    Deadline 1.2.2023

  • OeAD | Ernst Mach Grant worldwide

    The Ernst Mach Grant – worldwide invites applications from PhD students, Postgraduates, Postdocs and young lecturers from universities outside of Austria. Students and academic teaching staff from all fields of study can apply for a grant period of 1 to 9 months, extensions are not possible.

    Deadline 1.2.2023

  • Horizon Europe | Consolidator Grant Call 2023

    The call is open to scientists who want to consolidate their independence by establishing a research team and continuing to develop a success career in Europe. You can also apply if you have recently created an independent, excellent research team and want to strengthen it.

    Deadline 2.2.2023

  • Horizon Europe | MSCA COFUND 2023

    MSCA COFUND supports new or existing doctoral programmes and postdoctoral fellowship schemes.

    Deadline 9.2.2023, 17 h

  • GAIN Group Exhibition | Close[t] Demonstrations. An exhibition on the multitudes of queer in_visibility

    An interdisciplinary exhibition presenting artists who imagine a new visual politics of queer representation and explore the connection between desires, ways of living and societal change in visible and/or invisible ways. The call is open to artists of all disciplines and media.

    Open Call 10.2.2023

  • FFG | Mobilität: Städte und Digitalisierung

    Die 2. Ausschreibung zum Thema Mobilität widmet sich den beiden Missionsfeldern "Städte: urbane Mobilität klimaneutral gestalten" und "Digitalisierung: Infrastruktur, Mobilitäts- und Logistikdienste effizient und klimaverträglich betreiben" und soll damit zur Verwirklichung ihrer Zielbilder beitragen.

    Deadline 15.2.2023

  • Orpheus Instituut | Vintage Materialities in Music

    This three-day international conference aims to generate a critical discourse around a transferable topic (fashion, furniture, cars, …) through relevant case studies. Artists-scholars engaging with one or more of the questions outlined above are invited to propose 30-minute lecture-recitals or 20-minute conference papers. The conference language is English.

    Deadline 15.2.2023

  • alpha+ Foundation | Rückenwind Funding Bonus for Erwin Schrödinger Fellows

    The Rückenwind funding bonus for Erwin Schrödinger fellows is funded on a private, non-profit basis and offers up to €5,000 per researcher. With this funding program, the alpha+ Foundation and the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) support the academic careers of aspiring top researchers by facilitating international networking and knowledge transfer.

    Deadline 17.2.2023, 13 h

  • OeAD | Bildungsinnovation braucht Bildungsforschung

    Konsortien aus Pädagogischen Hochschulen und Universitäten sind aufgerufen, sich mit kooperativen Doktoratsausbildungen um Finanzierung von bis zu 1,15 Mio. Euro zu bewerben. Einreichungen zu den Themen Früher Bildungsabbruch, Resilienz von Schüler/innen, Fachfremder Unterricht, Digitalisierung – Distance Learning, Kompetenzorientiertes Unterrichten, Sprachunterricht und Lesekompetenz, Schulentwicklungsberatung und zu freien Themen sind möglich.

    Deadline 17.2.2023

  • association forum n | Arts of Change - Change of Arts

    Which role do the arts, students and universities play in shaping a sustainable future? The coaching program Arts of Change - Change of Arts offers you the opportunity to expand your methodological and content knowledge in the fields of the arts, sustainability and socio-ecological transformation between March and November 2023, to connect with students from all six Austrian art universities and to realize a trans- or interdisciplinary project. In the course of the program, you will become part of a cross-university network of students who together participate in actively shaping the socio-ecological transformation and advocate for sustainable development.

    Deadline 19.2.2023

  • Poolbar | Generator 2023

    Kunst-, Design-, Architektur-, Sprach- und IT-Talente können sich ab sofort bewerben, um das Erscheinungsbild des kommenden Festivals Poolbar mitzuentwickeln. Es wird wieder 8 Labore geben.

    Deadline 26.2.2023

  • Vienna University of Economics and Business | CHER 35th Annual Conference

    The changing role of higher education institutions (HEIs) in society has become a point of reference among policy makers, university leaders and the academic community across the world. Being among the oldest institutions to date, universities have always been subject to changes in their institutional environments. In the 21st century, however, these changes have become more rapid and disruptive. Societies are not only confronted with multifaceted challenges related to sustainability, technology, social disparities and geopolitical tensions, but also a situation of crisis resulting from a global pandemic, war, energy shortages and inflation.

    Deadline 28.2.2023

  • Ars Electronica | Prix 2023

    The Prix Ars Electronica is the world’s longest-running media art competition. The winners can look forward to the coveted Golden Nicas, up to 10,000 euros per category and a prominent appearance at the renowned Ars Electronica Festival in Linz.

    Deadline 3.3.2023

  • European Commission | S+T+ARTS Prize 2023

    S+T+ARTS is an initiative of the European Commission to foster alliances of technology and artistic practice. As part of this initiative, the S+T+ARTS Prize awards the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts.

    Deadline 3.3.2023

  • SAR SIG | Practice Sharing (Language-Based Artistic Research)

    The Society of Artistic Research Special Interest Group in Language-based Artistic Research are delighted to announce a new call for contributions.

    Deadline 6.3.2023, 12 h

  • Horizon Europe | MSCA Staff Exchanges 2023

    The Staff Exchange action funds short-term international and inter-sectoral exchanges of staff members involved in research and innovation activities of participating organisations. The aim is to develop sustainable collaborative projects between different organisations from the academic and non-academic sectors (in particular SMEs), based in Europe and beyond.

    Deadline 8.3.2023

  • RUUKKU - Studies in Artistic Research | Artivism

    The Artivism issue's editors are Mari Mäkiranta, Jonna Tolonen, and Vesa Puuronen. The issue will be produced in cooperation with the research project "Artivism on Edges – Art, Activism, and Gendered Violence", which is led by Mari Mäkiranta and funded by the Kone Foundation. Please submit your proposals for peer review via Research Catalogue by 10 March 2023.

    Call for Papers 10.3.2023