Opus Magnum

Opus Magnum
Volkswagen Foundation
Arts and Humanities, General Arts and Humanities
Social Sciences, General Social Sciences
February 1, 2021
Up to 180,000 EUR
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Early Career and New Faculty Researchers
The initiative aims at providing more freedom for writing a larger scholarly treatise to professors from the humanities and social sciences who have already achieved a degree of renown by virtue of (a first) outstanding research performance. Candidates can apply for a substitute professorship , whereby this scheme also aims at providing a perspective for early career academics.



February 1, 2021


Research Grants in the Humanities
General Arts and Humanities Up to 80,000,000 JPY January 31, 2021
Sustaining Program for Professional Arts Organizations
General Arts and Humanities Up to 955,000 CAD February 1, 2021
Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) Special biennial competition in systematic biology
History and Philosophy of Science Up to 750,000 USD with total funding of 2,500,000 USD March 1, 2021
Arts create subgranting
Visual Arts and Performing Arts Up to 999,999 USD March 15, 2021
VOLKSWAGEN STIFTUNG | Artificial Intelligence and the Society of the Future: PLANNING GRANT
General Arts and Humanities Up to 1,500,000 EUR March 17, 2021
Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ prize
History and Philosophy of Science Up to 500,000 USD April 1, 2021
Cultural Impact Development Fund
General Arts and Humanities Up to 3,700,000 GBP August 31, 2021
Open Proposal Research Announcement for HPEM - Sources & Components
History and Philosophy of Science Up to 49,000,000 USD April 3, 2023
Richtlinie über die Förderung zum Themenfeld „Innovationen im Einsatz – Praxisleuchttürme der zivilen Sicherheit“ im Rahmen des Programms „Forschung für die zivile Sicherheit 2018 bis 2023“ der Bundesregierung: Grundlagenforschung
Classics Up to 40,000,000 EUR December 31, 2023
Fundamental Research to Counter Weapons of Mass Destruction(FRCWMD) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
History and Philosophy of Science Up to 1,000,000 USD September 30, 2024