Events Research Funding

Otto-von-Guericke Universität Where to get money for research

The goal of the event is to provide an overview of how to obtain funding for research from major public funders, as well as important tips on how to submit proposals.

  • DFG funding
  • Federal funding, federal budget
  • Funding from the state of Saxony-Anhalt
  • HORIZON Europe / International Funding
  • Funding by foundations, research in databases
  • Tips for the application


The ABC of EU Research Funding

The series of events imparts knowledge and skills on the EU funding program HORIZON Europe. The EU speakers and project managers of the Research Funding Advisory Service share their experience from more than 300 applications and more than 60 EU projects. The aim is to improve the chances of obtaining EU third-party funding for your research as well as to show building blocks for the application in HORIZON Europe and to give tips for the application process.

Part A deals with the calls for EU research funding in Horizon Europe. It will deal with funding opportunities, conditions of participation, timing, consortium and others.

When: August 22, 2023, 10:00-13:00

Where: OVGU, building 80, room 107 (Niels-Bohr-Str. 1, 39106 Magdeburg)



The B-part provides individual advice on Horizon Europe through appointments with the staff of the OVGU's Research Funding Advisory Service. Based on the research profiles, suitable calls are to be found, as well as information on special features and requirements of the respective calls, partner search and brokerage events.

We ask for appointment by e-mail


The third part C - is a coaching for making applications. The individual parts of the application are considered. Tips for the success of an application, cost calculation and contracts are given.

When: September 12, 2023, 10:00-13:00

Where: OVGU, building 80, room 107 (Niels-Bohr-Str. 1, 39106 Magdeburg)


More information and instructions on how to register for the events.

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