Young Researchers

The promotion of young researchers is one of the main objectives of European research policy. Funding lines can be found in pillar I "Excellence" in Horizon 2020. They are open to all topics and disciplines.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action

For more informationen contact the EU-Office.

​ERC Starting Grants

Outstanding young researchers (PostDocs 2 to 7 years after finishing their PhD) can apply for ERC Starting Grants to sharpen their research profile, establish a junior research group and to expand their international networks

For more informationen contact the EU-Office.


Jobs in EU projects and particular in MarieSkłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks must be published on the EURAXESS portal. In addition, EURAXESS offers further information in Questions of mobility.

Young Researchers and Artists at JGU

JGU provides comprehensive information for Young Researchers and Artists at JGU