ORGANISATION NAMESGC (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC))
FUNDING TYPEMobility Incoming
DEADLINE DESCRIPTION3 months before planned event
RESEARCH FIELDNatural sciences
CAREER STAGERecognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)
The SGC (jointly established by DFG and NSFC) supports the organisation of workshops by early career researchers preparing further scientific cooperation between Germany and China. The workshops should take place either in Germany or in China. Events must have a specific topic and lead scientists at an early stage of a promising career together. Participants should cover the entire spectrum of current research in their field in their respective countries as comprehensive as possible. The workshops will provide the impetus for bilateral research cooperation.
German-based early career researchers, China-based early career researchers (previously funded by NSFC or with an excellent track record and under 35 years of age)
What is funded
SGC provides funding for the transportation and accommodation costs of up to 43 participants and 2 senior advisors.
The events are usually expected to last 5 to 7 days, including 2 days for transportation and one day for visits.