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
Procedure and Dates
|Nomination Deadline||Announcement of Results||Start of the Stay from||Start of the Stay (ideally) until|
|First Funding Period 2022||December 15, 2021||February 2022||March 1, 2022||September 1, 2022|
International Excellence Talks
On Thursday, 27 January 2022 at 6:00 PM CET the next virtual International Excellence Talk will take place. Prof. Dr. Marcel Utz will present his insights on the topic Micro-scale Magnetic Resonance as a Quantitative Tool for Biology.