Participant institutions in Israel are invited to submit proposals which may come from all fields of science and research. Proposals shall be so designed as to be carried out in close cooperation between the Israeli and the German project partners. They must contain a description of the joint work plan for both, the Israeli and the German side. The quality of the research work and the strength of the scientific cooperation including the exchange of scientists, in particular early career researchers (PhDs/Postdocs), are the main criteria for the review and selection. Principal investigators on both sides need to have adequate working conditions over the full period of the project.
The BMBF provides the funds for the DIP programme, while the DFG has all scientific and administrative responsibility.
Deadline for proposals
31 March 2020 (full proposal)
Each proposal for DIP project needs to feature a principal investigator (PI) at both a research institution in Israel and Germany. The Israeli PI serves as the overall coordinator for the entire project. The joint submissions can only be forwarded by the Israeli side. Eligible for the submission of proposals are the following institutions (submission only by the heads of the Israeli institutions):
- Bar-Ilan University
- Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
- The University of Haifa
- The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Technion - The Israel Institute of Technology
- Tel Aviv University
- Weizmann Institute of Science.
Funding term and Budget
Up to 5 years.
Euro 1,655,000 total budget for a maximum.