Lise Meitner Programme

for scientists from abroad

Target group
Highly qualified scientists of any discipline who could contribute to the scientific development of an Austrian research institution by working at it.

Goals

  • Strengthening of the quality and the scientific know-how of the Austrian scientific community
  • creation of international contacts

Requirements

  • completed doctoral studies
  • international scientific publications
  • invitation from an Austrian research institution etc.


Length
12 to 24 months (project extension is not possible)

Level
Dependent on the level of qualification personnel costs of 64.240 € (Postdoc) or 70.610 € (Senior Postdoc) per year plus 10,000 € for material, travel, assistance etc.

Applications

  • together with an Austrian co-applicant
  • accepted continuously, no application deadlines
  • in English


Allocation

by the FWF Board based on an international review process

Processing time
4 months on average

Contact
Contact

Current projects
Robert Gass

Downloads

Applications

Electronic application portal

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