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Coronavirus (COVID-19) & Third-party Funded Research

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Some funding agencies have extended call deadlines You can find a list of current calls and deadlines here. We update this list frequently.

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Following calls directly regarding COVID-19 have been issued:

  • Corona Emergency Call: The Federal Government supports drug research related to the Covid-19 virus with a total of 23 million euros. Companies are primarily targeted. Research institutions (with the exception of MedUnis, which have their own budget) can be included as project partners. Further information can be found here.
    deadlines: 08.04.2020 und 11.05.2020
  • FWF Urgent Funding for Research into Humanitarian Crises Like Epidemics and Pandemics: 
    The FWF offers a fast-track procedure in some of its funding programmes for proposals dealing with the prevention, early detection, containment, and research into the causes and effects of epidemics and pandemics such as SARS-CoV-2. This also includes projects that focus on the technical, ecological, economic, political, legal, medical, cultural, psychological, or ethical implications of SARS-CoV-2.
    Applications can be submitted between 06.04.2020 and 30.09.2020.
  • DFG-Call for Multidisciplinary Research into Epidemics and Pandemics in Response to the Outbreak of SARS-CoV-2
    The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) is issuing a call for a multidisciplinary funding initiative. Funding is available for projects addressing the prevention, early detection, containment and investigation of the causes, impacts and management of epidemics and pandemics, taking the example of SARS-CoV-2 and other microorganisms and viruses that are pathogenic to humans. The participation of Austrian researchers is possible and will be funded by FWF according to the regulations for DACH-projects.
    Deadline: 01.09.2020

EU and International Calls

  • NIH: RFA-AI-20-028: Partnerships for Countermeasures against Select Pathogens – NIH
    Deadline: Letter of Intent 29.05.2020, full application 29.06.2020
  • Wellcome Trust - Epidemic Preparedness: COVID-19 funding call
    This call aims to strengthen the evidence base to better prevent and control coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemics and to increase research and response capacity.
    Deadline: [Currently closed to new expressions of interest]
  • European Open Science Cloud: Fast-track co-creation funding for COVID-19 related activities, max. EUR 45.000 pro Antrag.
    Deadline: 30.06.2020

Other relevant Calls

FFG - IKT der Zukunft - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
BMVIT (FFG)6.4.2020
FFG - Energieforschung - KLIEN -  !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
FFG16.4.2020
FFG - COIN Programmlinie "Netzwerke" - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
BMDW (FFG)17.4.2020
WTZ Frankreichoead, bmbwf20.4.2020
Danubius Young Scientist Awardbmbwf, IDM24.4.2020
WTZ Austria - Ukraineoead, bmbwf27.4.2020
WTZ Austria - Montenegro - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
oead, bmbwf27.4.2020
Vienna Research Group Leader in the field of "Computational Biosciences"WWTF30.4.2020
JPI HDHL - INTIMIC Joint Call 2020 (PREPHOBES), Stufe 1- !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
bmbwf (FFG)7.5.2020
D-A-CH Kooperation Verkehrsinfrastrukturforschung BMKUEMIT27.5.2020
Programm zur Entwicklung und Erschließung der Künste (PEEK) - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
FWF29.5.2020
Horizon 2020 - Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologien (IKT)H2020 (FFG)29.5.2020
WWTF Life Sciences Call 2020 Precision Medicine - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
WWTF2.6.2020
WTZ Austria - Czech Republic - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
OEAD5.6.2020
Ausschreibung #ConnectingMinds !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
FWF6.6.2020
doc.funds Programm !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
FWF8.6.2020
APART-GSK (deadline extended)oeaw15.6.2020
Post-Doctrack (deadline extended)oeaw15.6.2020
MAX KADE-Stipendiumoeaw15.6.2020
Margaretha Lupac DemokratiepreisMargaretha Lupac-Stiftung15.6.2020
WWTF - Vienna Research Groups for Young Investigators Call 2020 - Computational BiosciencesWWTF16.6.2020
FWF Top-Citizen-Science
FWF20.6.2020
COMET-Projekte !DEADLINE EXTENDED! BMDW, BMVIT (FFG)23.6.2020
Projekte der Herzfelder-Stiftung !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
FWF30.6.2020
Netidee SCIENCE !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
IPA (FWF)30.6.2020
Gottfried und Vera Weiss-Preis für Meteorologie - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
 Dr. Gottfried und Dr. Vera Weiss-Wissenschaftsstiftung (FWF)30.6.2020
ASMET-Forschungspreis - !DEADLINE EXTENDED! ASMET (FWF)30.6.2020
Wissenschaftspreis der Arbeiterkammer OberösterreichAK Oberösterreich30.6.2020
H2020: Intelligenter, umweltfreundlicher und integrierter VerkehrH202030.6.2020
Young Academics AwardsAlpenkonvention30.6.2020
Förderwettbewerb Future ICT 2020wirtschafts agentur wien15.7.2020
F&E-Infrastrukturförderung – 3. AusschreibungFFG, FTE29.7.2020
Zukunftskollegs: Postdoc-Programm für innovative, interdisziplinäre TeamsFWF, ÖWA30.7.2020
ATHEN [Stipendien am Österreichischen Archäologischen Institut in Athen]oeaw15.9.2020
Spezialforschungsbereiche (SFBs)FWF30.9.2020
FWF – ForschungsgruppenFWF30.9.2020
COST Open Call - !DEADLINE EXTENDED!
COST (FFG)29.10.2020
Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme - !call deadlines extended by 2 weeks! ECEXTENDED
Justice Programme  - !call deadlines extended by 2 weeks!ECEXTENDED
Neue Kooperation FWF - Polen: Ausschreibung für bilaterale ProjekteFWF - NCNlaufend
Neue Kooperation FWF - Südtirol: Erste Ausschreibung für bilaterale ProjekteFWF - Südtirollaufend
Horizon 2020 - Research and Innovation Framework ProgrammeH2020 (FFG)laufend
Horizon 2020 - Internationale Kooperationen mit Nicht-EU-LändernH2020 (FFG)laufend
Förderung für Forschung und Entwicklung in UnternehmenFFGlaufend
BILAT USA 2.0 project - to enhance and develop science, technology and innovation partnerships between the EU and the USAH2020/ERA/US Govlaufend
Förderformat FEMtech Karriere
bmvit (FFG)laufend
Wirtschaftsagentur Wien - Kommunikation und Technologie Awarenesswirtschaftsagentur wienlaufend
Smart and Digital Services - Initiative (SD S-I)BMDW/FFGlaufend
grants.gov - federal funding opportunities (US)GRANTS.GOVlaufend
Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung - Forschungsstipendien und ForschungspreiseAlexander von Humboldt-Stiftung/Foundationlaufend
FFG Talente - Ausschreibung Karriere-Grantsbmvit (FFG)laufend
Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel-ForschungspreisAlexander von Humboldt-Stiftung/Foundationlaufend
Scientific & Technological Cooperation (S&T Cooperation)OEADlaufend
Service Innovation im BasisprogrammBMDW/FFGlaufend
Spin-off Fellowship, Impulse zur Steigerung akademischer GründungenBMBWF (FFG)laufend
Innovationsscheck mit Selbstbehalt ab 2018bmvit/BMDW (FFG)laufend
FWF EinzelprojekteFWFlaufend
DOC StipendiumÖAWlaufend
Erwin-Schrödinger-Auslandsstipendien mit RückkehrphaseFWFlaufend
Connex - Förderung für Nachwuchskräfte in den Wirtschaftswissenschaften Kaiserschild-Stiftunglaufend
Lise-Meitner-ProgrammFWFlaufend
Selbständige PublikationenFWFlaufend
JSPS International Fellowships for Research in JapanJSPSlaufend
Referierte PublikationenFWFlaufend

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29.05.2020
 

WTZ Polen

Calls
29.05.2020
 

NIH | RFA-AI-20-028: Partnerships for Countermeasures against Select Pathogens

Deadline: Letter of Intent 29.05.2020, full application 29.06.2020

 

Focus on the preclinical development of lead candidate therapeutics, vaccines...

Calls
29.05.2020
 

NIH: RFA-AI-20-028:

Partnerships for Countermeasures against Select Pathogens – NIH

Deadline: Letter of Intent 29.05.2020, full application 29.06.2020

Calls
02.06.2020
 

WWTF - Life Sciences 2020 - Precision Medicine

deadline extended

Calls
05.06.2020
 

WTZ Tschechien

deadline extended

Calls
06.06.2020
 

Ausschreibung #ConnectingMinds

deadline extended

Calls
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