The Open Up – New Research Spaces for the Humanities and Cultural Studies research grant from the Volkswagen Foundation supports teams of researchers in the humanities and cultural studies in Germany. Projects should not only offer new perspectives on already known research subjects, but also explore entirely new research spaces and topics.The funding initiative addresses teams of two or three researchers who aim to explore new and original research spaces. During a funding period of up to 1.5 years, projects with two project partners can be funded with up to 250,000 EUR. Projects with three project partners can be funded with up to 350,000 EUR.
Applications close on March 13, 2023.