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    The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) awards grants for library, archive and field research stays outside Austria which are necessary for preparing scientific papers or publications or for drafting external funding applications.

    Deadline 5.12.2023

  • Open Call of the Academy | Learning-on-the-Job grant

    The Learning-on-the-Job scholarship offers dissertation supervisors the opportunity to apply for a scholarship for doctoral/Ph.D. candidates.

    Deadline 12.12.2023, 11 h

  • Open Call of the Academy | Short term grants abroad

    The scholarship for a short-term stay abroad for doctoral/Ph.D. candidates supports stays abroad for e.g. research, field research, archival research, interviews, which are necessary for the dissertation or the Ph.D. project. Stays abroad are funded for a minimum of two to a maximum of eight weeks.

    Deadline 12.12.2023, 11 h

  • Horizon Europe | ERC Consolidator Grant Call 2024

    The ERC Consolidator Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they may still be consolidating their own independent research team or programme. Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal.

    Deadline 12.12.2023, 17 h

  • G&A Mamidakis Foundation | Art Prize

    The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation Art Prize promotes and financially supports contemporary artists, with the ultimate goal of highlighting excellence in the arts.

    Deadline 15.12.2023

  • EU | Creative Europe Culture

    Outlook for Calls for Proposals Creative Europe Culture.

    Deadline 31.12.2023

  • Hahner Technik | Art + Steel Award

    This sponsorship award is aimed specifically at artists who develop works of art for public spaces or buildings using the medium of steel and are characterised by their independence and originality. This prize will be awarded for the first time in 2024 to mark the 35th anniversary of Hahner Technik.

    Deadline 31.12.2023

  • FWF and ANR | Joint Projects 2024

    The FWF and its French partner organization (ANR) have now launched their new call for bilateral Austrian-French research projects (Joint Projects).

    Deadline 11.1.2024, 14 h


    APART-MINT is a funding programme for excellent young scientists in mathematics, natural and life sciences, technical sciences and medicine in the first post-doc phase of their careers.

    Deadline 15.1.2024

  • WWTF | Environmental Systems Research 2024

    The Environmental Systems Research 2024 Call "Urban Environments" is directed at researchers in Vienna who seek to conduct a cutting-edge research project (2 - 4 years) to address fundamental questions relevant to human-environment interaction in urban and peri-urban systems.

    Deadline for Short Proposals 16.1.2024, 14 h

  • Creative Europe | Cooperation Projects

    The action European Cooperation Projects supports projects involving organisations in the cultural and creative sectors of all sizes, including micro-organisations and small-sized organisations, and from different countries to undertake sectoral or cross-sectoral activities.

    Deadline 23.1.2024, 17 h

  • Open Call of the Academy | Scholarship Early Postdoc Applications 2024

    The Scholarship for Early Postdoc Applications aims to support early postdocs in the application for their initial postdoctoral research project. This scholarship enables the intensive preparation of a project proposal, which will be submitted with the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna as the home institution to funding agencies like FWF (ESPRIT funding program) or OeAW (APART GSK funding program) in the end. This call is open to all postdocs.

    Deadline 25.1.2024, 11 h

  • Spotlight | students 2024 competition for young talents

    Spotlight STUDENTS is the name of the young talent competition for spots and formats of moving image communication produced and submitted by film students.

    Deadline 26.1.2024

  • IFK | Junior Fellowship

    Junior Fellowships for doctoral candidates with Austrian citizenship or non-Austrian doctoral candidates supervised at Austrian universities.

    Deadline 28.1.2024

  • OeAW | L'ORÉAL Austria

    The L’ORÉAL Austria Fellowship Programme offers funding for young female scientists in medicine, natural and life sciences or mathematics to support them at the beginning of their scientific career after their doctorate/Ph.D.

    Deadline 1.2.2024

  • Horizon Europe | Research and innovation on cultural heritage and Cultural Creative Industries

    Convinced that cultural heritage and the cultural and creative industries are an important part of the "social" dimension of democracy and sustainability, the Horizon Europe calls under this destination invite suggestions for policies and practices to address, at all levels of action, current challenges and provide innovative responses.

    Deadline 7.2.2024

  • Erasmus + | Capacity Building in Higher Education

    The Capacity Building in Higher Education (CBHE) action supports international cooperation projects based on multilateral partnerships between organisations active in the field of higher education. The activities and outcomes of CBHE projects must be geared to benefit the eligible third countries not associated to the Programme, their higher education institutions and systems.

    Deadline 8.2.2024, 17 h

  • Ruukuu | Parallel Indigeneities, Art Worlds and Frictions

    For the journal Ruukuu, contributions can be submitted via the Research Catalogue.

    Call for Proposals 16.2.2024


    APART-GSK is a funding programme for excellent junior scholars in the humanities and the social and cultural sciences (GSK) in the first post-doc phase of their careers.
    The programme seeks to offer opportunities for extraordinary young researchers on the path to scholarly independence to acquire open-topic funding by themselves and with their own research ideas.

    Deadline 25.3.2024

  • European Investment Bank | Artists Development Programme

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2024 edition of its Artists Development Programme (ADP) in partnership with Cité internationale des arts (Paris) and Neumünster Abbey Heritage Site for Culture (Luxembourg).

    Deadline 31.3.2024