from March 7, 2023 to April 30, 2023
Published on March 7, 2023 Updated on March 7, 2023

Maria Reiche Postdoctoral Fellowships for early-career female researchers at TU Dresden

Maria Reiche fellowships
Maria Reiche fellowships

The Maria Reiche Postdoctoral Fellowships support excellent female postdocs in their intention to independently acquire a third-party funded project in order to qualify for a scientific career at the TU Dresden with the goal of becoming a professor.Currently 14 scientists from 9 different countries granted with a two-year full-time fellowship.

Type & Scope:

  • Funding: Full-time scholarship at the TU Dresden for the preparation of an application for a third-party funded project that qualifies for a university career or for an appointment to a professorship (junior research group leadership, habilitation).
  • Period: max. 24 month
    Earliest start of funding: 01st October 2023
    Latest start of funding: 01st January 2024
  • Volume:
    • monthly scholarship rate: 2.670,00 EUR
    • if applicable, monthly family allowance: 400.00 EUR for the first and 100.00 EUR for each additional child
    • Subsidies for the basic equipment of the workplace at the respective professorship/research institution of the TU Dresden up to 2,500.00 EUR
    • Measures for the development and sharpening of an independent scientific profile up to a maximum of EUR 10,000 within a Maria Reiche Starter Kit


Eligible for funding are female early career researchers who have completed their doctorate no longer than six years ago.


Application deadline: April 30th, 2023

Welcome to apply are national as well as international Postdocs.
Detailed information on the program and the application process at: Maria Reiche Postdoctoral Fellowships


Vivien Lippmann
Coordinator Funding Programs
Directorate 5 – Research / Unit 5.4 – Early Career Researchers/Graduate Academy
Phone: + 49 351 463 42240
E‐Mail: graduiertenakademie@tu‐