Diverse research opportunities

More than 1000 publicly financed research facilities are available to researchers from all over the world.

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Promising team work

In Germany, basic research, applied research, and industrial development complement one another better than in any other country in the world.

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Home of choice of European research

Germany is home to Europe’s largest research community, with 21% of the EU’s researchers.

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Secure funding

Over 56.000 foreign researchers received financial support from German funding organisations and agencies in 2012.

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Researching for the sake of health

Health research

Health can be a very personal matter, though it also affects entire societies. Professional healthcare and modern therapies also play a part in stability and growth. In this edition we report on the current state of research in Germany and show how an idea can be turned into an effective product. You can also read how a young man from Yemen became one of Germany’s best-known science communicators, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month.

Newsletter: May 2018
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Funding for Junior Research Groups from the German Centre for Cardiovascular Research

The German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) provides funding for Junior Research Groups. The current round of applications runs from now until 30 June 2018.

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Science communication as a career option

Science communication as a career option

His father wanted him to become a farmer. Instead, Hashem Al-Ghaili is now one of the most successful science communicators in Germany and beyond. His videos are watched by millions of people.

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Better blood plasma for a wider range of applications

Better blood plasma for a wider range of applications

A start-up from Mannheim wants to ensure even better use of donor blood. To this end, it is also seeking exchange with researchers from Australia.

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124 million

Number of the Month: 124 million

That’s how many children and teenagers between the ages of five and 19 are obese. Young researchers are studying the influence of our genetic make-up and looking into personalised diets.

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Scholarships from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Through its scholarship programme, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung supports international students and doctoral students at German universities. Applications in Germany are invited from 1 June until 15 July 2018.

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