ORGANISATION NAMEAustrian Science Fund (FWF)
DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONContinuously open
RESEARCH FIELDFormal sciencesHumanitiesNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciencesSocial sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)Leading Researcher (R4) (Researchers leading their research area or field)
Funding programme for highly qualified scientists from abroad to contribute to the scientific development of an Austrian research institution by working at it.
What is funded
Depending on qualification, salary from 61.210 EUR to 67.270 EUR plus EURO 10.000 for material, travel, assistance etc.
Ineligible to participate in this funding programme are applicants whose main residence has been in Austria for at least three of the past ten years at the time when the application is submitted, or who have been working continuously as researchers in Austria for at least two consecutive years preceding the submission of the application