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First and Second Applications
Applicant
  • Physicians with a degree as a doctor of medicine (MD) or life scientists with a doctorate and active in the field of medical research 
  • Applicants must be younger than 38 years (some allowances made) 
  • Applicants may not have acquired more than one projectfunding in peer-reviewed procedures from DFG,BMBF,  Krebshilfe etc. 
Contact Person
Anne Asschenfeldt
a.asschenfeldt@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-14
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Translational Research
Applicant
  • Scientists with a project that will soon enter translation into the clinic (first-in-human clinical study)
  • Co-contractor of the ForTra gGmbH für Forschungstransfer der EKFS is the German research institution where the applicants are employed.
Contact Person
Professor Dr Martin Zörnig
m.zoernig@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-12
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year-round
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Key Projects
Applicant
  • Scientists, being international leaders in their area of research
  • Applicants must be employed at a German university research institute or extramural research facility
Contact Person
Anne Asschenfeldt
a.asschenfeldt@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-14
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year-round
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Else Kröner Symposia
Applicant
  • Persons in charge of research schools or programs for Clinician Scientists or Medical Scientists at German universities
Contact Person
Dr. Alexander Lehmann
a.lehmann@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-25
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year-round
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Regular Line of Funding (humanitarian sector)
Applicant
  • public service healthcare facilities such as university hospitals, hospitals and charitable organisations and associations with a medical orientation that are based in Germany or other European countries
Contact Person
Dr. Jochen Bitzer
j.bitzer@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-26
or
Dr. Judith von Heusinger
j.heusinger@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-17
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December 2022 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Memorial Fellowships
Applicant
  • Physicians during residency training
Contact Person
Anne Asschenfeldt
a.asschenfeldt@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-14
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January 2023 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Clinician Scientist Professorships
Applicant
  • Physicians with an outstanding record in research and patient care
  • Applicants must have completed their residency and their "Habilitation"
  • Nominations are limited to one candidate per faculty
Contact Person
Anne Asschenfeldt
a.asschenfeldt@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-14
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30 January 2023 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Research Schools for Physicians
Applicant
  • Professors at medical faculties in Germany
  • One application can be submitted per faculty
Contact Person
Dr. Alexander Lehmann
a.lehmann@ekfs.de
+49 (6172) 8975-25
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March 2023 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Fresenius Award for Development Cooperation in Medicine 2023
Applicant
  • public service healthcare facilities such as university hospitals, hospitals and charitable organisations and associations with a medical orientation that are based in Germany or other European countries
Contact Person
Dr. Judith von Heusinger
j.heusinger@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-17
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25 April 2023 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Graduate Schools for Medical Students
Applicant
  • Medical faculties in Germany, represented by the deans
  • One application can be submitted per faculty
Contact Person
Dr. Alexander Lehmann
a.lehmann@ekfs.de
+49 (6172) 8975-25
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May 2023 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Excellence Fellowships
Applicant
  • Physicians with completed residency training
Contact Person
Anne Asschenfeldt
a.asschenfeldt@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-14
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Spring 2024 (call opening)
Funding Line
Else Kröner Schools for Medical Scientists
Applicant
  • Professors at medical faculties in Germany
  • One application can be submitted per faculty
Contact Person
Dr. Alexander Lehmann
a.lehmann@ekfs.de
+49 (6172) 8975-25
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spring/summer 2024 (call opening)
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Else Kröner Fresenius Prize for Medical Research
Applicant
  • Researchers who made significant scientific contributions in their fields and whose work in the future expects to yield pathbreaking findings
  • Candidates can be nominated by heads of research institutes or professional organizations
Contact Person
Dr. Alexander Lehmann
a.lehmann@ekfs.de
+49 (0)6172 8975-25
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