GRANTS & OPPORTUNITIES


Styria-Artist-in-Residence-Scholarship (St.A.i.R.)

The Regional Government of Styria allocates scholarships for young people (maximum 40 years old) for the year 2020. These scholarships will be for international artists of all kinds as well as for art theorists. The scholarship requires the presence of the artists/theorists.

Closing date for application: August 30, 2019


IFK_Senior and Research Fellowships 2020/2021

IFK_Senior Fellowships are intended for outstanding researchers who are advanced in their academic careers, and want to pursue their own research at the IFK while fostering intellectual cooperation with the IFK_Fellows and other Austrian colleagues.

IFK_Research Fellowships are intended for postdoctoral researchers. Qualified applications for this fellowship will be accepted from individuals of all nationalities and regardless of institutional or professional affiliation.

Closing date for application: July 1, 2019


Richard Plaschka Grant

Eligible for the application of the Richard Plaschka Grant are highly qualified post-docs in the field of history who are primarily occupied with Austria-related topics. Recipients of the grant can work as visiting researchers at university departments and institutes and carry out specialist studies in libraries, archives or at research institutions.

Closing date for application: March 1 & September 15, 2019


Franz Werfel Grant

The Franz Werfel Grant addresses young university teachers whose work focuses on Austrian Literature and is open to applicants from all over the world. This grant does not only offer material support for up to 18 months but through follow-up support also guarantees sustainability.

Closing date for application: March 1 & September 15, 2019


Database for scholarships & research grants

The Austrian database grants.at provides students, graduates and researchers with information on national and international scholarships and grants.


Study in Austria

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Austria offers over 70 world-class higher education institutions with more than 350,000 students, 25 percent of which are internationals. It is located right in the heart of Europe and offers superb mobility, a diverse range of study programmes, including in English, and social security and economic stability. International students in Austria can be prepared to experience stunning landscapes, a rich cultural program and an abundance of outdoor activities, making it an ideal place to study.