Funding research

We will be happy to advise you personally on currently advertised or permanently available funding programmes. If you describe your project idea to us or tell us the main topics, we will research the current possibilities for submitting applications. Include us in the planning of your grant application and contact us.

Current tenders (Kopie 1)

If you want to actively search for current calls for proposals yourself, the following links will take you directly to the latest calls for proposals from selected research funding bodies:

A selection of relevant announcements can also be found in our FFI archive of the TUC mailing list"Research Funding Information".

Funding programmes and funding databases

In addition to current calls for proposals, many funding bodies also offer longer-term research programmes, which can be searched for yourself in the following databases:

Project research

In the search for a "research gap", but also to present the state of the art in the research proposal, the following databases of projects already funded by the Federal Ministries, the DFG and the EU are recommended:


Marc Muster

Marc Muster

Funding Advisory National

Phone: +49 5323 72-7751

Heike Schröder

Dr. Heike Schröder

Funding Advisory EU

Phone: +49 5323 72-7752

Important links


FFI News

Would you like to get information about current calls for proposals via email? Use our TUC-wide mailing list with research funding information and subscribe to the FFI News.