Elite Programme for Postdocs

The Baden-Württemberg Foundation has announced the Elite Programme for Postdocs 2021. Ulm University is allowed to submit four applications to the Baden-Württemberg Foundation in the 2021 call.

The programme

With its Elite programme, the Baden-Württemberg Foundation supports excellent young scientists after completing their doctorate who are aiming for a career at the university (professorship) .

Precondition for an application is an independent and new research project. The call does not extend to the field of clinical medicine. Funding is limited to three years and extends to a maximum of € 150,000. Personnel, travel, material and investments are financed. The postdoc position itself may not be paid from the funds of the Elite programme.

University-internal selection

University-internal deadline for declaration of intent: February 01, 2021

University-internal deadline for the full proposal: April 18, 2021


Dr. Astrid Rau

Center for Research Strategy and Support
Helmholtzstr. 22
Room 1.48
89081 Ulm
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