Call for applications under the Open Science Fellows Program issued

With the Open Science Fellows Program, Wikimedia Deutschland, the Stifterverband, and the Volkswagen Foundation aim to support researchers who wish to provide open access to their research. The program offers researchers the following opportunities:

  • Training and expertise in Open Knowledge and Open Science
  • Mentoring via a network of experienced experts in the area of Open Science
  • Impetus for their own research and networking with members of the Open Science community
  • Financial support for the implementation of projects

Applications may be submitted by doctoral students, post-docs, junior professors, and academic staff who are working at (state-funded or recognized) scientific institutions in Germany, Austria, or Switzerland. The closing date for applications is 6 May 2019.

Further information can be found here.