Current Calls for Proposals
UP Funding Lines
Online Teaching Assignment
- Call for Proposals
The University calls for applications for online teaching assignments (2 SWS) for the summer semester 2023 for endangered researchers who cannot continue their teaching and research activities or can only do so to a limited extent in their home country.
- Claudia Rößling
For inquiries, please contact Claudia Rößling, Head of Welcome Center Potsdam, firstname.lastname@example.org, (-1382).
Research Seminars in the European Digital UniverCity Alliance (EDUC)
- Call for Proposals
The EDUC Alliance invites researchers and doctoral students at the University of Potsdam to participate in research seminars that are organized by the "European Digital UniverCity - EDUC".
- Katharina Kloss
Please contact EDUC Research manager Katharina Kloss, email@example.com.
EDUC Travel Grant | Deadline: January 15
- Call for Applications
+++ currently no call for proposals; residual funds upon request ++++
The University of Potsdam invites applications for travel funds for the establishment and expansion of cooperations between the University of Potsdam and the EDUC partner universities Paris Nanterre, Rennes I (France), University of Cagliari (Italy), Masaryk University (Brno, Czech Republic), University of Pécs (Hungary), University of Southeast Norway (Norway), and University of Jaume I (Spain).
Professors, research assistants and Ph.D. students from all faculties of the University of Potsdam are eligible to apply. The travel funds should be used to initiate new or continue existing joint teaching and research projects with scholars at EDUC partner universities, e.g. for the purpose of developing virtual exchange scenarios, digital content for joint study modules, joint publications or research proposals, or the development and implementation of EDUC Summer Schools.
- Wiebke Giese
If you have any questions, please contact Wiebke Giese, Mobility-Managerin EDUC, firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel - 153037
KoUP Cooperation Grant
- General information about KoUP
++++ currently no call for proposals +++++
The KoUP cooperation grant was established as a seed money concept to promote international partnerships by the President and the Vice President for International Affairs and Fundraising at the University of Potsdam. The goal of the grants is to initiate international collaborations and to develop third-party funding proposals for research projects together with the partner institutions.
Current calls for proposals can be found on this page at the beginning of December of each year with a deadline in mid-January of the following year.
- Marita Böhning
If you have any questions, please contact Marita Böhning, Assistant to the Vice President for International Affairs and Fundraising, email@example.com, (-4190).
„Teaching & Training“ Cooperation Funding
- Application Form (XLSX 11KB)
deadline: 15.01.2023; further applications throughout the year on a first-come, first-served basis
With the “Teaching & Training” Cooperation Funding to complement the KoUP program, the university management creates opportunities to fund teaching and further training at partner universities outside the EU and to intensify partnership work. Technical and administrative personnel are thus invited to actively contribute to helping our partnerships thrive.
This funding opportunity with different focus areas that change every year offers support for the realization of activities with Potsdam’s partner universities. “Teaching & Training” funding is awarded to promote the further development of cooperation with partners of the university. Please refer to the call for proposals for more information.
A committee headed by the Vice President in charge will decide on the approval of applications.
- Dr. Regina Neum-Flux
If you have any questions, please contact the Director of International Office, Dr. Regina Neum-Flux, firstname.lastname@example.org, (-1533).
UP Reconnect – Return Grant
- Call for Applications
+++ no deadline, applications possible as long as funds are available ++++
The new internal funding program UP Reconnect enables Potsdam scientists and institutes to invite their international research alumni back to the University of Potsdam for a short stay and thus strengthen their cooperation network. The funding includes a travel allowance, the amount is calculated depending on the country of departure.
- Juliane Seip
If you have any questions, please contact Juliane Seip, Advisor for Alumni and Relationship Management, email@example.com, (-1431)
Mobilities with Erasmus+
- Erasmus+ Teaching Stays
The University of Potsdam funds teaching assignments at European partner institutions that have an inter-institutional agreement with the University of Potsdam.
- Erasmus+ for Training
The University of Potsdam supports and funds mobilities of non-academic employees within the Erasmus+ porgram.
- Blended Intensive Programs (BIP)
Teachers can apply for centrally administrated Erasmus+ funds for Blended Intensive Programs (BIP) to implement cooperative teaching formats with European partner universities.