The Austrian Science Fund (FWF) is Austria´s primary funding mechanism for basic research. The Fund supports primarily researchers in Austria across all academic disciplines. The Fund also collaborates with European and worldwide partners to co-fund research, and supports US postdoctoral fellows in Austria and researchers in developing countries. Gender equality is a priority of the FWF.
Open Access Policy: The FWF provides financial support for the publication of peer-reviewed open access publications within the framework of the following programmes: