Scholarship holders Thüringer Graduiertenförderung 2014 (Foto: Candy Welz)
Scholarship holders Thüringer Graduiertenförderung 2014 (Foto: Candy Welz)

The Bauhaus-Universität Weimar awards grants of varying duration to young researchers on a regular basis. Additionally, the research training groups and the doctoral programmes offer financial help to their members. The Bauhaus Research School provides advice on the wide range of funding options.

Funding for exceptional women researchers and artists who have earned a doctorate or Ph.D. thesis with excellent assessments - scholarships within the Thüringer Programm zur Förderung von Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen und -künstlerinnen for new research or artistic projects of women on their way to a professorship (6 or 12-24 months, 2000 euros/month). Call (pdf) ; online application form ...

Within the scope of the Welt.Raum.Bauhaus | IPID4all programme, the Bauhaus Research School offers different funding for doctoral candidates at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar in 2017. The next closing date is 15 July 2017:

Professors may apply for funding for acquaintance stays of international graduates who are interested in a doctorate at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar.

Annually, several calls for applications are published at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar for young researchers, artists and designers in autumn.

The next call for applications is expected to start in October and will end on 15 December 2017:

In addition, a wide range of funding institutions provide scholarships for young researchers, for example the 13 organizations for the promotion of young talent, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

Other scholarship donors can be found via scholarship databases.