CliSAP successfully finished in 2018. Climate research continues in the Cluster of Excellence "CLICCS".

CEN Information on Funding Information #11/2018


++++ CEN Research Information ++++ Funding Information ++++Upcoming Deadlines ++++ Open Calls ++++ Funding News ++++ Awards and Scholarships

Overview: Upcoming Deadlines

New in this Newsletter
97 February 2019              > ERC Consolidator Grants
19 February 2019              > Call for Proposals for Horizon 2020: Societal Challenge 5
10 January 2019               > Volvo Environment Prize
13 January 2019               > Universität Hamburg Equal Opportunity Prize
20 January 201ß               > Call for Nominations for the Klaus-Töpfer-Sustainability-Fellowship

A description of the here listed programs can be found in the former newsletters and on the individual websites.

Without deadline           
> Start-Up Funding for VNU Researchers
> DFG Research Fellowships
> Reinhart Koselleck Projects

31 December 2020
> Helmholtz Association (HFG) Call for Horizon 2020 Proposals
> BMBF (PRIMA) Funding for Collaborations with Eastern and Southern Mediterranean Partners

31 January 2019             
> BMBF/ FONA: Regional Information on Climate Action (RegIKlim)

03 January 2019             
> DFG Communicator Award 2019

04 January 2019             
> Scientific Exchange 2019: UHH – Fudan University, Shanghai

15 January 2019             
> Funding for Junior Research Groups Working on “Water – Research for Sustainable Resource Use”

28 January 2019             
> FAPESP-Hamburg-Funding: Cooperation Between UHH and São Paulo

31 March 2019               
> DFG: German-Israeli Project Cooperation

05 April 2019                  

> DFG: German-Argentinian Cooperation in
> UHH – North America Funding: university Funding Lines Now Online

Open Calls

ERC Consolidator Grants

The European Research Council of the European Union supports promising researchers from any discipline who are in the early stages of an independent academic career with consolidator grants. These grants are awarded for researchers proposing a ground-breaking research topic. Applicants shall have completed their PhD no fewer than seven and no more than twelve years ago.
Deadline: 07 February 2019
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Call for Proposals for Horizon 2020: Societal Challenge 5

The EU Horizon 2020 program has recently opened a new call for proposals within Societal Challenge 5: Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials. This Challenge funds research and innovation with the following specific objectives: to achieve a resource- and water-efficient, climate change resilient economy and society; the protection and sustainable management of natural resources and ecosystems, and a sustainable supply and use of raw materials in order to the meet the needs of a growing global population within the sustainable limits of the planet’s natural resources and ecosystems.
Deadline: 19 February 2019
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Pre-Announcement of 3rd FACCE SURPLUS Call for Proposals

FACCE-JPI and FACCE SURPLUS pre-announce the upcoming call for research project. The joint programming initiative on agriculture, food security and and climate change (FACCE-JPI) brings together 22 countries committed to building an integrated European Research Area addressing the interconnected challenges of sustainable agriculture, food security and impacts of climate change. In Germany, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) participates in the call.
The call is expected to open on 09 January 2019 and close on 19 March 2019.
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Call for Nominations: Volvo Environment Prize

The Volvo Environemtn Prize is awarded for outstanding innovations or scientific discoveries, which in broad terms fall within the environmental field. The Prize is awarded by an independent foundation, instituted in 1988. A Scientific Committee does the initial screening and evaluation of candidates. The International Prize Jury, a group of internationally renowned scientists, makes the final selection of laureate or laureates.
Deadline: 10 January 2019
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Call for Nominations: Universität Hamburg Equal Opportunity Prize

The Equal Opportunity Prize for outstanding, visible, and sustainable activities promoting gender equality in the areas of gender and diversity will be awarded in 2019 for the fourth time.
Worth €10,000, the prize is presented to individual members, groups of members, or organizational units of the University who have served as role models in dealing constructively with diversity and who have made lasting contributions to strengthening heterogeneity and equality at the University.
Send your nominations or application to the president of the University via the Equal Opportunity Unit: Mittelweg 177, 20148 Hamburg,
Deadline: 13 January 2019
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Call for Nominations: Klaus-Töpfer-Sustainability-Fellowship

With its Klaus-Töpfer-Fellowship, the IASS wants to honour and support individuals who, like Prof. Töpfer, are committed to sustainable development and build bridges between science, politics and society. We are seeking nominations for people from Germany or abroad who have worked for many years on sustainability issues and have the potential to shape the future. The nominees should bring innovative ideas from their respective fields in science, the arts, civil society, business, politics or other areas of society.
Deadline: 20 January 2019
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European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Launched

The EOSC will offer 1.7 million European researchers and 70 million professionals in science, technology, the humanities and social sciences a virtual environment with open and seamless services for storage, management, analysis and re-use of research data, across borders and scientific disciplines by federating existing scientific data infrastructures, currently dispersed across disciplines and the EU Member States.
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