Austrian Science Fund (FWF)

FWF is the Austrian funding organisation for the basic researches. All areas of basic sciences and humanities are funded by FWF through various funding programmes, from stipends for young postdocs to grants to large research consortia.

Contact Person: Stefan Uttenthaler, e-mail:


Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)

The FFG is the national funding agency for applied and industrial research and development in Austria. As a one-stop shop offering a diversified and targeted portfolio, the FFG gives Austrian businesses and research facilities quick and uncomplicated access to research funding with a mix of thematic open and thematic oriented funding programmes for national, European and international projects.

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