Grants Office

Grants Office

Finding funding for research is important for a successful career. The Grants Office will guide and support the researchers every step of the way, from the first project idea through the entire project lifecycle.

Our services include but are not limited to:

  • Identification of the most promising funding schemes for each career stage
  • Advice and administrative support during the application phase
  • Support in contract negotiations with the funding agency
  • Financial and administrative management during project implementation

Contact us! We will be happy to advice and help you.

Recent Awards and Honors

Erin Schuman awarded prestigious Körber Prize for pioneering research on neuronal protein synthesis

Erin Schuman, director at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research in Frankfurt, has been awarded the prestigious Körber European Science Prize, worth one million euros. Schuman’s work has revolutionised our understanding of how neurons work. more

<span><span><span>Erin Schuman elected Foreign Member of the Royal Society</span></span></span>

The Royal Society has elected Erin Schuman, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, as a Foreign Member. Founded in 1660, the United Kingdom’s national academy of science is a venerable institution... more

<span><span><span>Gilles Laurent awarded prestigious ERC Advanced Grant for research on cephalopod camouflage</span></span></span>

Gilles Laurent, director at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, has been awarded a 2.5 million Euro European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant to study cephalopod camouflage. more

Leibniz Prize for Moritz Helmstaedter

Max Planck Institute for Brain Research Director Moritz Helmstaedter is honoured with the most important German research prize more

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