The Volkswagen Foundation offers financial support for cooperative research projects focusing on the Arab world and addressing issues related to "experience of violence", "trauma relief", and "commemorative culture". Deadline for application is September 10, 2015.
The funding initiative 'Experiment!' supports daring new research concepts in science and engineering, as well as in the behavioral and life sciences through a fast and small grant scheme. Deadline for application is September 1, 2015.
"Long-Term Processes of Socio-Economic Development" is the subject of a Herrenhausen Conference on November 20 to 21, 2015 in Hanover. The Volkswagen Foundation provides travel grants for young scientists, application deadline is August 10, 2015.