Prizes and Awards


Apply before 30 September 2022

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Stipendien Philosophicum Lech

Apply before 10 July 2022

REVALORISE+ Researcher Training

The REVALORISE+ Researcher Training is a 3-month European programme which will help you extend the reach of your Social Sciences & Humanities (SSH) research beyond academia. The programme will take place in a blended format with some activities taking place online and others in-person at your HEI.

Participants in the Valorisation Pathway also have the opportunity to develop their own valorisation plans for creating impact from their research. Find more information here.

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• Funding for Ukrainian researcher (also see here)

• FFG Bridge 

• FFG Spin-Off 

A new call of the FFG Spin-off Fellowship started in May, the deadline to submit proposals is 14.09.2022 at 12:00. With this programme, the FFG supports start-up projects at Austrian research institutions from all disciplines, including the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies. The programme helps researchers to develop research results further into a marketable product or service at an early stage.

If you intend to apply, please inform the TTO ( by 15.06.2022. Please check carefully the internal deadlines provided below for a smooth application process.

About the fellowship

IP: The background technologies and research results must be owned by the University.
Funding period: 12 to 18 months
Funding amount:  min. 100,000€ and max. 500,000€.

The funded Fellows are employed 100% at the University of Vienna for the duration of the funding. Fellows need at least a BA and a professor or group leader who will provide in-kind mentoring and support for the project. Individuals or teams can be funded.
Support measures:
- FFG Spin-off fellowship Training 23.06.2022 (10:00 – 12:00). Seminarraum 1, Berggasse 7 (Hof):

We have organized a training to support applicants in the preparation of their proposal. The main points that this training will cover are:
- Business model canvas
- Budget calculation
- Intellectual property

You can register for this training here. The deadline to fill this form is the 15th of June at 2pm.
- 1-on-1 counseling (upon request)
- Review of proposals and budget (provided by TTO & INiTS)
- Pitching training for 2nd phase (TBA)

Internal deadlines:

- 15th June:
Inform Techtransfer Managers intention to apply
Registration for training

- 8th August:
Submit 1st proposal draft (Budget and proposal review by KE&NF team & INiTS)
Letter of recommendation from the Host

- 29th August:
Individual IP commercialization agreement
Declaration of support from the research institution
Proposal submission approved by the Rectorate

• FWF Elise-Richter

• WWTF Roadmaps Digital Humanism