Ukraine - JESH call/Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) and support by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and Austria's Agency for Education and internationalisation (OeAD)

In view of the war in Ukraine, the Austrian Academy of Sciences is offering an emergency call within their JESH (Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities) programme:

JESH Ukraine

Furthermore, the Academy has issued an emergency call for researchers from Ukraine.

The Austrian Science Fund is taking steps in support of Ukrainian researchers:

Standing in Solidarity with Ukraine

!Please note that due to the number of applications, the FWF's Crisis Support for Researchers from Ukraine has had to be cancelled!

The OeAD offers relevant information concerning incoming, measures taken, etc:

Information about Ukraine

Where to submit project applications?

Funding options

§ 26 Funding Options


§ 27 Funding Options

  • projects (research & higher education) set up in the name of the University of Vienna ( FFG, WWTF, EU, OeAD, ÖAW, Fritz Thyssen foundation, Volkswagen Foundation etc.)

How to submit applications at our faculty

Project submission at our faculty

Step-by-Step Guide

  • Step 1: Send your project application to
  • Step 2: Examination of the application: budget calculation, completeness of the documents, required signature(s)
  • Step 3: Approval of the final application by head of department (signature on the application form or approval by email)
  • Step 4: the signed final version of the application is forwared to the faculty's third-party funding service
  • Step 5: notification when the completed application with the dean's signature is ready for pick-up


More information and helpful tools are provided in an internal area for members of the faculty [German only]

What to do after application

Feedback to the faculty

For documentation in u:cris

  • In case of acceptance: please forward grant contract to the faculty
  • In case of rejection: please communicate date of rejection

Internal area

Please log-in with your personal User-ID.

Here you can find further information about calls, budget calculation, overhead guidelines and much else [German only]