Heisenberg Programme (mid-career researchers | Germany)
The Heisenberg Programme from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) provides funding for established researchers who meet the requirements for a permanent professorship in Germany. The funds enable the recipient to work at an institution of their choice while in preparation for a future senior academic role. The Programme provides salary and research funding for 5 years. Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and applicants are encouraged to apply at any time.