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Coronavirus pandemic-related updates and guidelines

The University of Freiburg is providing general guidelines and updated information regarding the pandemic and its consequences for students, staff, and visitors. Updates for the Global Exchange programs can be found here.

 

 

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Freiburg-Penn State Virtual Classroom Award

For the first time, the comprehensive partners University of Freiburg and Penn State University have conferred the Freiburg-Penn State Virtual Classroom Award to outstanding and innovative projects which involve digital components in learning and teaching. Due to the high quality and competitiveness of all applications submitted in this first call for applications, two project teams have been selected in 2020. Both teams will implement their ideas on how to create a truly virtual classroom.

 

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Freiburg Rising Stars Academy

The International Office has initiated a successful application to the DFG's "International Research Marketing Ideas Competition" and developed the proposal with internal and external partners: the Freiburg Rising Stars Academy aims to attract international research talent  and create long-term, sustainable spaces for them at the University of Freiburg. Learn more about the winning project and its pilot phase foci.

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Calls for Application

Global Exchange Programs

Updates on the Global Exchange calls for application for our outgoing programs can be found here. The calls for Asia 2021/22 and USA/Canada 2021/22 have been published.


 

Support for Scholars at Risk

Within the Philipp Schwartz Initiative, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has launched a new call for applications for scholars at risk, which enables universities to host threatened scholars for up to 24 months. The internal deadline for applications is September 4, 2020.

 

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Eucor - The European Campus

Eucor Mobility

USIAS Fellowships 2021: Call for Proposals

The University of Strasbourg Institute for Advanced Study (USIAS) welcomes outstanding advanced researchers as well as promising young scholars from all countries and disciplinary backgrounds. Each year, the Institute selects around 15 fellows for a period of between three months to two years.Researchers from outside of Strasbourg, wishing to carry out research in collaboration with researchers at the University of Strasbourg and/or to use a specific Strasbourg research facility, can apply until September 15, 2020 (13.00 CET).

 

 

New Call for Seed Money Funding

Until September 28, researchers and teachers at European Campus universities can apply for seed money funding. Projects must offer an active partnership between the teachers and/or researchers of at least two Eucor – The European Campus member universities, with at least two European Campus countries being involved.

 

 

Eucor Mobility

Watch: Study within Eucor - The European Campus

Discover the opportunities to study within Eucor - The European Campus, whether it is attending seminars in Strasbourg, spending a semester in Basel, or doing a binational doctorate in Freiburg and Mulhouse.

 

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