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Faculty of Human Sciences

Funding for Monodisciplinary Research Projects

The Equal Opportunities Commission provides funding for research projects that are based at the Faculty. The grants are designed to advance the careers of female early career researchers as well as female doctoral and Habilitation candidates at the Faculty of Human Sciences.

To be eligible for funding, projects must be in the planning stage or must be underway at the time the application is submitted. Applications will be evaluated based on the following criteria: originality of the research, feasibility of the plans for the spending of the requested funds and the impact the research will have on the discipline in question.

  1. Curriculum vitae (1 page max.)
  2. Letter of motivation (2 pages max.) describing the project (project duration, research problem, setup, current state, objectives) and stating what is original about the research and how it will advance the field in question
  3. List of publications
  4. Breakdown of the funds requested including the total sum requested (€2,000 max.) and a spending timeline

Please email your complete application package as a single file PDF document to gleichstellung.hw@uni-wuerzburg.de. The closing date for applications is 28 February 2021.

Award decisions will be made by the members of the Equal Opportunities Commission of the Faculty of Human Sciences in consultation with the Dean and will be based on a set of criteria. The funds are ring-fenced and must be used by the end of October 2021.