Scientists/Scholars of any discipline
Promotion of stand-alone publications in order to make them available to a broader public. In addition to conventional publication forms (e.g. monographs, collections), the FWF also supports new formats such as apps, wiki-based publications, annotated scientific databases, web-based publications enriched with various media (e.g. audio, video, animation), etc.
Presentation of results of basic research of international relevance
Innovative publication formats: a lump-sum grant of up to EUR 50,000.00 as a subsidy for production costs including foreign-language editing or translation and open access publication
Conventional publication formats such as monographs and anthologies need to be applied for in modules
- Modul_1: Basis: The FWF provides a lump-sum grant of up to EUR 10,000.00 for production costs, for simultaneous open access publication and for the editing in the mother tongue of the author
Modul_2 and Modul_3 can be applied for if needed:
- Modul_2: Fremdsprachenlektorat_Übersetzung: instead of the editing in the mother tongue the FWF provides a lump-sum grant of up to EUR 8,000.00 for foreign-language editing or of up to 4,000.00 for translation.
- Modul_3: Zusatzkosten: the FWF provides a lump-sum grant of up to EUR 4,000.00 for additional costs due to, e.g., a higher number of pages or an increase in expenses for layout and image rights. Surcharges have to be proven by a cost calculation.
Accepted continuously, no application deadline
By the FWF Board based on an international review process
Approx. 4-6 months (or 2 months for applications involving FWF-certified publishers)