The funding offer "Communicating Science and Research" provides support for public relations activities and self-organized events for its grant recipients. Additionally, it offers specific public calls for proposals that are also open to new applicants.
With the objective of a better work-life balance for researchers with children, the Volkswagen Foundation offers additional funding opportunities in its initiatives supporting individual persons (e.g. fellowships).
This workshop series of the ZWM Speyer (Zentrum für Wissenschaftsmanagement e.V.) addresses scientific junior executives (postdocs, junior professors, recently appointed professors, etc.), which are funded by the Volkswagen Foundation.