The “NRW Rückkehrprogramm” offers excellent young scientists which are currently abroad the opportunity to qualify for a professorship at a university in North Rhine-Westphalia with a junior research group.
The State of North Rhine-Westphalia operates many funding programmes to support academic research. Its programmes are based on current global challenges and include the LifeSciences.NRW and Gesundheit.NRW competitions, EFRE, the new funding lines for artificial intelligence and machine learning, and the NRW returnee programme (NRW Rückkehrprogramm).
Information on current calls:
Applications for state funding are generally subject to certain administrative requirements, such as a financial contribution from the applicant or a signature from the university management.
Please get in touch with us in good time so that we can support you through the application process.