Emmy Noether Programme (early career independent researchers in Germany)

The Emmy Noether Programme from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) seeks to enable early career researchers to become eligible for professorship under the German academic system by leading a junior research group at a university. The Programme provides research funding for 6 years. Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply. Proposals may be submitted at any time.


This grant has rolling submissions, submit your application anytime.

Grant duration:

6 years

Grant amount:

Salary + staffing costs

Recipient qualification:

Any doctoral degree

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