The Austrian Academy of Sciences’ Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities (JESH) programme promotes cooperation between outstanding young researchers from abroad and scholars in Austria. JESH offers an incoming programme for researchers from 53 different target countries as well as an outgoing programme for Austrian researchers.

Target group: young scholars and scientists with a maximum of 10 years of research experience following completion of their doctorate/PhD

Eligible institutions in Austria (JESH Incoming): institutes and departments at Austrian higher education institutions, the Austrian Academy of Sciences, and publicly funded research institutions

Eligible institutions in the target countries (JESH Outgoing): institutes and departments at public universities and the national academies of sciences, publicly funded research institutions

Duration of funding: 1–6 months

Submission deadline: December 6, 2022

The Road to a Grant





Amount of funding
EUR 2,700 per month

Duration of funding
1-6 months

Submission deadline
December 6, 2022