August application round 1.-15.8.
Grants are awarded for sciences and culture. The Foundation awards primarily personal working grants. Project grants can be awarded to collectives.
The Foundation awards grants for academic scientific work in 24 different fields of science. The Foundation awards individual working grants for doctoral dissertation finalization, early phase postdoc researchers, and for research visits related to the above.
The Foundation awards grants for specific purposes in various artistic fields. The end product of an awarded grant can be e.g. an event, a work of art, or an exhibition. Private individuals and collectives can apply for a grant.
January application round 1.-31.1
Application period for Major cultural projects and city funds and dedicated funds.
Major cultural project grants
The Major Cultural Projects grant is awarded only for two-year projects. The grant is intended for communities and registered associations and companies. The two-year grant is a minimum of € 100 000 and a maximum of € 300 000. The grant is applied for in one application for two years.
City funds and dedicated funds
The grants awarded from city funds to private individuals, working groups and collectives support local culture. Grants from dedicated funds are awarded, fos instance, in the fields of chemistry, pediatric heart disease. The size of the grant varies from a few hundred euros to a few thousand euros.