CRC 1182 Young Investigator Award 2020 – Call for Proposals

The CRC 1182 supports two young researchers with 15,000 €* each.

Deadline for Application: September 30th 2020

Who can apply?

  • Young researchers (doctoral candidates and postdocs max. 8 years after having obtained the doctoral degree) of the CRC 1182 and associated young researchers of the CRC 1182 (working with CRC 1182 PIs on CRC 1182 topics).

Research Proposal:

  • Should extend already existing CRC 1182 activities.
  • Must be interdisciplinary and bridging different CRC 1182 research areas.
  • Funding can be used in a flexible manner (consumables, travel, equipment, personal (student helpers))*.
  • Proposal template has to be used for the application.

Evaluation and Selection:

  • Evaluation by selected Principal Investigators of the CRC 1182.
  • Final decision by the Steering Committee members of the CRC 1182.
  • The Young Investigator Award will be awarded in November 2020.


Proposals can only be accepted if submitted as a single PDF file with a maximum of five pages to by September 30th, 2020.

* Funding can only be used for CRC 1182 related projects and won’t be transmitted directly to the awardee.

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