Center for Research Strategy and Support

Research Funding at Ulm University

We support scientists at Ulm University in realizing their research ideas and help shape the framework conditions for excellent research at Ulm University. In addition to the conception and implementation of research-related measures, we support the acquisition of collaborative research projects and the promotion of scientists at the beginning of their careers. We would be happy to advise you personally.

Research Funding

National Programmes

Applying for research projects with public and private third-party funding providers.


Applying for research projects with EU and international funding organizations.

Early Career

Applying for third-party funding for young scientists after their PhD.


Internal University funding measures and research infrastructure.

Our offers for researchers

  • Advice on funding options
  • Support with the application process:

   - Handouts and best practice examples
   - Conceptualization and matching for funding formats
   - Proofreading and storytelling
   - Matching to the requirements of the funding body
   - Coordination of various University departments to clarify e.g. legal and financial aspects
   - Involvement of the equipment commission
   - Interview coaching

  • Strategic positioning of the University
  • Representation in supra-regional associations and networks (e.g. YERUN)