Advisory Institutions

Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service

At Project Management Jülich, the Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service is the central point of contact for any questions concerning research and innovation funding by the German Federal Government. For those seeking funding, it provides information on the federal research structure, on funding programmes of the federal ministries, the federal states, and the European Commission, as well as on the current funding priorities and initiatives.

Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service

Guidance Service for Companies

In addition, the Federal Funding Advisory Service serves as a Guidance Service for Companies. In so doing, the Federal Funding Advisory Service offers advice for small and medium-sized enterprises, addressing specific target groups. It particularly aims to strengthen the innovative expertise and competitiveness of SMEs.

Guidance Service for Companies

Guidance Service for Electric Mobility

The Guidance Service for Electric Mobility is part of the Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service. This expert service is the central point of contact for any questions concerning research and innovation funding opportunities that are available in the field of electric mobility. Potential applicants will be also advised on questions about Germany’s federal research structure and funding programmes as well as questions about current funding priorities.

Guidance Service for Electric Mobility [german website]

National Contact Points for European research and innovation

The European Union’s Research Programme offers German scientists a wide range of opportunities for cooperation with actors from other countries at the European and international level.

The Federal Ministry of Research and Education (BMBF) and the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi), in agreement with the European Commission, have commissioned Project Management Jülich to serve as a National Contact Point (NCP) for several themes in the research programme. In this role, Project Management Jülich provides information for researchers in Germany seeking funding on funding themes and instruments and offers advice on application procedures.

National Contact Point Life [german website] 

National Contact Point Energy [german website]

National Contact Point Materials [german website]

National Contact Point Navigation and Marine Technology [german website]

National Contact Point Environment [german website]