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Joint Seed Funding - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

With the goal of facilitating cooperation in the framework of a strategic partnership, Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HUJI) have established a joint seed money funding scheme. The funding shall enable FUB and HUJI faculty and researchers to identify complementary strengths, facilitate the use of synergies, and promote the development of outstanding future research projects.

The joint funding scheme with an annual budget of € 50.000 aims at supporting the first steps of research collaboration. The following formats are possible:

  • Intensive research workshops
  • Short term research stays (for young as well as established researchers)
  • Research-oriented teaching / short intensive graduate seminars
  • Mobility for the preparation of joint research proposals
The latest call for applications with further information can be accessed here (pdf). The deadline was January 30, 2016.


For further information, please contact:

Matthias Kuder, Center for International Cooperation, Phone: +49 30 838 73942, Email: