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DFG Research Units


To promote intensive co-operation between highly qualified researchers in one or several institutions in fields of high scientific promise.

A list of currently operating research groups is available in Germany only from the DFG.


Open to interested groups of German nationals and permanent residents of Germany.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

Up to 6 years

Award Value

Dependent on the requirements of the project

Application procedure

Applicants must submit proposals to the Senate of the DFG. They may write or visit the website for further information.

Closing date

No submission deadline

Study Level

  • Research

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

The DFG is a central, self-governing research organization, which promotes research at universities and other publicity financial research institutions in Germany. The DFG serves all branches of science and the humanities by funding research projects and facilitating cooperation among researchers.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) by using the links below.


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