Grants and Scholarships
Merit scholarship grants
- Call for applications for merit scholarship grants (pdf, 54 KB)
- Guidelines for applying for merit scholarship grants (pdf, 70 KB)
As soon as a new call for applications is released, the application form will be available here.
Need-based scholarship grants
Mobility grants for doctoral/PhD candidates
Mobility grants for doctoral/PhD candidatesare intended to help cover travel expenses and encourage mobility. For mobility scholarships, there is no set application period - applications can be submitted throughout the year, before or after the stay abroad. To apply, please submit the completed application form and the necessary documents listed in the guidelines to the Doctoral Office (Building LC, 2nd floor, Study Service Center). The scholarship is awarded by the Vice-Rector, Academic Programs and Student Affairs, once a year (in the second week of October).
- Call for mobility scholarships (pdf, 47 KB)
- Application for a mobility scholarship (docx, 759 KB)
Doctoral seminars on a European level
Doctoral seminars on a European level are offered by the European Doctoral Programmes Association in Management and Business Administration (EDAMBA), a network to further student exchange and to promote scientific cooperation between doctoral students in the Economic and Social Sciences.
The European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM) is another international network for management research and teaching. The Institute organises conferences, seminars and workshops and promotes interdisciplinary research initiatives and the development and quality of European doctoral programs.
Research funds for WU's academic staff
In this section you will find a number of scholarships, grants, prizes and awards offered by various foundations, organizations, ministries and the like.
In addition, we also recommend the database www.grants.at - Austria's largest online database for national and international funding opportunities.
If you have quesions about the external funding sources mentioned in this section, please email us.
Current calls for international students and researchers on www.grants.at
Students and researchers worldwide can now apply for a number of scholarships for studying or doing research in Austria in 2018/19. For more information, please click here.
Please note: The relevant scholarships (business and social sciences) can be found in the sections "Ernst Mach Grants" and "Scholarships of the Scholarship Foundation of the Republic of Austria."