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Research Funding

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The Research Funding unit at the University of Potsdam provides assistance in all questions regarding research funding and contract management. We provide support in the application process, acquisition and execution of third-party-funding projects at the national and international level, as well as the conclusion of research and cooperation contracts. 

The following pages provide an overview of opportunities in national and international research funding and introduce support opportunities from the University of Potsdam. 

National Research Funding

Overview of the most important german reasearch funding gateways.

International Research Funding

Horizon 2020 is the EU Research and Innovation programme. It is the largest funding programme for international research cooperation and will run from 2014 to 2020.

Research Funding (Intranet)

Additional information on research funding. Access available via the University of Potsdam Intranet.

Service and Contact

We provide you with information, advice and support.

Potsdam Transfer

The central scientific institution for start-ups, innovation, and the transfer of knowledge and technology.

Notification of third-party funding

Access available via the University of Potsdam Intranet.