Lise Meitner Program

Programme description: 
The Lise Meitner Programme is designed

 to enable highly qualified researchers from abroad to work at Austrian research facilities and participate in Austrian research programmes for the benefit of and to stimulate research in Austria

 to introduce into Austria new scientific fields, to establish new scientific approaches, methods, processes and techniques, to exploit newly gained know-how for Austrian science and to provide a lasting strengthening of the host institute’s scientific quality based on the applicant’s scientific expertise

 to promote cooperation between Austrian scientists and the home countries of Lise Meitner Scientists upon their return.
Programme owner: 
FWF Der Wissenschaftsfonds / Austrian Science Fund
Plant science only: 
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International partner funding: 
Euro (EUR)
Funding data
Year Annual funding Plant science share * Average grant size* *
* Plant science projects

This page was last updated 10-04-2014