Individual doctoral fellowships of the LGF programme
Completion grants of the LGF programme
Fellowships in LGF research training groups
LGF representatives at faculties
DAAD additional fellowships
Award of LGF Fellowships by other institutions
The Graduate Academy awards individual fellowships to doctoral candidates with above-average qualifications funded through the Baden-Württemberg Landesgraduiertenförderung Programme.
The call for applications in 2020 has expired. The next call for applications is expected to begin in March 2021.
Individual fellowships – documents and forms
Please find here the forms for recipients of Individual Doctoral Fellowships and for their supervisors.
The Heidelberg Graduate Academy is awarding completion grants funded through the LGF-programme (depending on the allocation of funds by the Ministry of Science, Research and Arts). The grants are open to doctoral candidates with above-average qualifications for the completion of their dissertation projects.
The application deadline in 2020 has expired. The next call for applications is expected to begin in March 2021.
Completion grants – documents and forms
Please find here the forms for recipients of completion grants and for their supervisors.
Fellowship recipients can find all documents required for receiving the payments and for applying for the extension of the fellowships in LGF research training groups below.
LGF research training groups – documents and forms
You can find the contact person for LGFG fellowships at your faculty here.
The DAAD awards additional fellowships to accompany LGF fellowships for longer stays abroad and for binational dissertations:
► GRAFÖG (additional DAAD fellowships) (German only)
Statutes are available in German only.
- Landesgraduiertenförderungsgesetz (LGFG)
The Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Art and the Heidelberg University Graduate Academy support doctoral candidates with fellowships during their doctoral training. In addition to the Graduate Academy, the following institutions also offer fellowships through the LFG program:
► Promotionskollegs der Universität Heidelberg
► Jüdische Hochschule in Heidelberg
► Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in München
► Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz
► Kommission für geschichtliche Landeskunde Baden-Württemberg
A page with the most frequently asked questions about LGF fellowships is available here:
► FAQ about LGF fellowships for individual doctoral training