Funding by Research Organisations
Scholarships are not only awarded to (international) researchers by intermediary organisations such as the DAAD or the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and other foundations. Major non-university research organisations also have their own programmes that support both junior and senior researchers.
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft supports internationally networked, application-oriented research and is the largest organisation of its kind in Europe.
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The Helmholtz Association is the largest German research organisation. It offers several opportunities for young researchers.
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The Leibniz Association brings together over 80 research institutions working in many different disciplines. It offers many interesting opportunities for doctoral students and senior researchers.
The Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science is an independent non-profit research organisation. It also has a duty to support young researchers.
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