In cooperation with the French National Research Agency (ANR), the FWF offers funding for closely integrated project collaborations between researchers in Austria and France.

Target group

The funding program is aimed at researchers from all disciplines. For details, please see the respective application guidelines.

Funding goals

The cooperation is intended to fund closely integrated projects in which researchers in Austria and France make substantial scientific contributions, creating added value through international cooperation.

Funding period and funding amount

Up to 48 months


For international Principal Investigator Projects  with France, the application requirements of the FWF's Principal Investigator Projects and Clinical Research programs apply to FWF applicants.

You can find all information about the submission in the document Information for Applicants.


  • The FWF is acting as lead agency for the 2024 call.
  • Applications are reviewed and decided on by the FWF in competition with national applications.

Application information

  • Proposals are submitted online using the electronic application portal elane.
  • Applications must be submitted to the FWF by January 11, 2024.

Funding institution

Austrian Science Fund (FWF)


Currently no submissions

Inquiries and contact

Beatrice Lawal
+43 676 83487 8703

Partner organization

ANR - Agence Nationale de la Recherche  


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