Support programs

Equal opportunities and the promotion of young researchers are key topics at the Faculty of Social Sciences. The Dean's Office and the respective institutes will be happy to advise you on funding opportunities and questions about individual projects. The Vice Dean Prof. Dr. Diana Rieger and the Dean of Studies Prof. Dr. Josef Brüderl are also happy to support applicants.

Deutschlandstipendium

Target Group
Students
Description
The Deuschlandstipendium supports particularly talented and high-achieving students and honors outstanding achievements in their academic studies. The scholarship is funded with 300 euros per month.
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Find all information (incl. application and selection process) on www.lmu.de/deutschland-stipendium
Contact
Contact persons for the Faculty of Social Sciences (Political Science, Sociology, Communications) are Prof. Dr. Klaus H. Goetz and Dr. Bernhard Goodwin.

Ment15

Target Group
Female PhDs and students (Master)
Description
Ment15 encourages women specifically to familiarize themselves with the possibilities of an academic career, to make contacts and to form networks.
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Ment15

LMU Mentoring

Target Group
Postdocs
Description
The mentees are supported in particular through discussions with the mentor and a budget for travel, material and auxiliary resources.
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LMU Mentoring

Young scientists support fund

Target Group
Postdocs
Description
The fund is intended to enable postdoctoral researchers without their own resources to formulate an application for third-party funding.
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Young scientists support fund

Munich University Society

Target Group
Doctoral students, postdocs and professors
Description
Funding for research and teaching up to €3000
More Information
Notes on the funding application