JESH - Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities

Due to the travel restrictions in connection with the spread of the coronavirus the call for submissions for the programme JESH has been postponed until further notice.


Via the Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities (JESH) programme, the Austrian Academy of Sciences promotes the development and intensification of cooperation between outstanding young researchers from abroad and scholars in Austria.

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

Eligible institutions in Austria: institutes/departments of public universities in Austria and research institutes of the OeAW

Duration of funding: 2–6 months