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2016/11/02
by Christin Schröter
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Workshop “Grant Writing for Natural and Life Scientists”, 1-2 December 2016

We are happy to invite you to the next workshop on “Grant Writing” with Dr. Christina Schütte. The aim of this course is to familiarize participants with the strategies for writing successful grant applications to various funding bodies (BMBF, DFG). … Continue reading

2016/11/01
by Christin Schröter
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“For Women in Science” – Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard stipends for female Postdocs and PhDs with kids

The Deutsche UNESCO-Kommission and L’Oréal Deutschland in cooperation with Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard-Stiftung award stipends to female scientists with kids – also for Postdocs. Since being a mother in Germany often leads to the interruption or premature abandonment of promising scientific careers, … Continue reading

2016/10/26
by Christin Schröter
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Recommended reading: Report on the variety of funding schemes available for postdocs in Europe

It can be a great challenge for postdocs to find the right source of funding. This article called “The many shades of European postdoc funding” covers different options to apply for grants or fellowships throughout Europe, that can easily get … Continue reading

2016/09/27
by Christin Schröter
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Seminars on Research Funding at MPI-bpc, 29 September und 27 October 2016

The Office for Research Support of the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry offers two seminars on Research Funding which are open to all interested parties: “How to Write a Winning Grant Proposal” When: Thursday, 29 September 2016, 15:00h Where: … Continue reading

2016/08/24
by Katrin Wodzicki
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Funding for Organizing Interdisciplinary Scientific Meeting

Would you like to organize a meeting fitting exactly to your needs for interdisciplinary exchange with colleagues? Here is your chance to get the money to do it: The Joachim Herz Stiftung has opened the call “Begegnungszone“. Meetings financed by … Continue reading

2016/05/25
by Christin Schröter
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List of Fellowship programs that offer funding for independent postdoctoral research projects in biology

Here you can find an impressive list of funding sources for postdocs from all over the world: http://people.ds.cam.ac.uk/dl384/Resources_Postdocs.html The website is managed by Dieter Lukas, a German postdoc at the University of Cambridge. We thank Sebastian, a former GGNB member, … Continue reading