International Excellence Grants and Fellowships
International collaboration is of high importance in particular in top-level research. Excellence lives on competition and on exchange among the best researchers worldwide. By establishing International Excellence Grants (IEG) with funds granted to the University of Excellence concept “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association I Living the Change,” Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) intends
- to strengthen its renewal capability and top-level research,
- to expand its network to strengthen international recruiting, and
- to support strategic cooperation with international top-level universities and research institutions.
Funding Line 1: International Excellence Fellowships
postdocotral researchers, experienced researchers, professors
2–4-month research stay at KIT
International Excellence Talks
Prof. Dr. Antonina Pirrotta gave the third International Excellence Talk on the topic “Virtual Experiments? How and Why!"
For more information, please follow this link.
Interview with Professor Igor Komarov
Procedure and Dates
|Nomination Deadline||Announcement of Results||Start of the Stay from||Start of the Stay (ideally) until|
|Third Funding Period 2021||May 20, 2021||approx. Middle of June 2021||July 15, 2021||November 1, 2021|
The nomination deadline for the third funding period 2021 ended May 20, 2021. Information regarding the next nomination round will be announced shortly.