German Research Foundation

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The German Research Foundation, DFG for short, is the most important funding organization for basic research in Germany.

The team of the DFG area offer advice on DFG funding programs and calls and support with your proposals, for example by proofreading them.

A particular area of focus for is the funding formats Research Training Groups and Collaborative Research Centers, while the DFG's funding programs for young researchers is also a key topic in our advising services.

For administrative support and advice on project management – from setting up accounts to retrieving funds and proof of use to account closure – you can access aids on filling out forms and guidelines on the Intranet.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for advice or for help with any questions you may have.

 

Our Team

Division 4.2 – Management of Third-Party Funds/DFG Area
General Advising on DFG and Proposals
Jutta Sauer Phone: +49 241 80 90498
Anne Eggeling Phone: +49 241 80 94364
Research Groups
Vera Eckers Phone: +49 241 80 90492
Research Training Groups
Jutta Sauer Phone: +49 241 80 90498

Funding Programs for Young Researchers

Anne Eggeling Phone: +49 241 80 94364
Research Grants
Jutta Sauer Phone: +49 241 80 90498
Anne Eggeling Phone: +49 241 80 94364
Priority Programmes
Jutta Sauer Phone: +49 241 80 90498
Collaborative Research Centers
Vera Eckers Phone: +49 241 80 90492
Gero Bornefeld Phone: +49 241 80 94661
 
DFG Project Handling/Finance Administration
Tatjana Bast Phone: +49 241 80 92503
Roya Fritsche Phone: +49 241 80 99086
Milena Riedl Phone: +49 241 80 92504
Martina Schmies Phone: +49 241 80 92084
Sabrina Veitlbauer-Eich Phone: +49 241 80 90490