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): On  4 April 2017 the University Board formally decided to establish a Postdoc Center to support postgraduate researchers at Kiel University. The Postdoc Center will commence its work this year. The position of the center's manager will be advertised shortly.

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.