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.
The Volkswagen Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization and has been funding research projects in all disciplines since 1962. Within the framework of changing funding initiatives, the foundation provides impetus for the development of research and higher education.