The Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation offers postdocs who are planning a longer research stay at a research institution in Japan to apply for JSPS research scholarships. More information here

Postdoc Center (PC): In order to offer Kiel University's postdoctoral researchers various services the Board of the University decided in 2017 to establish a Postdoc Center. The center will commence its work this year.

The federal state of Schleswig-Holstein has recently introduced a new funding scheme for open access publications. Junior researchers of Kiel University may now be refunded up to € 2,000 publication fees per article published in an open access journal. Interested in the program? Please download the complete documentation and request form at:

The Faculty of Medicine of Kiel University offers funding for its scientists in the scope of its internal funding programme.