The Interdisciplinary Centre for Science and Technology Studies (IZWT) awards scholarships to refugee or persecuted scientists from Ukraine and is now accepting proposals. Scientists concerned who are researching or working in the fields of history of science, philosophy of science or sociology of science are also welcome to apply themselves. Proposals and applications are welcome.

Further information on the scholarship can be found on the IZWT homepage.

Contact person for questions about the scholarship or regarding the application or nomination:

Nina Lorbach (lorbach[at]uni-wuppertal.de)
Prof. Dr. Volker Remmert (remmert[at]uni-wuppertal.de)

For refugee students and researchers from Ukraine who wish to continue their studies or research, the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences offers support in arranging research contacts and provides information about its study programmes.

Faculty contact person:
Dr. Isabella Kappner
Dean´s Speaker
E-Mail: kappner[at]uni-wuppertal.de

The Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering offers prospective students who have fled Ukraine the opportunity to start or continue their studies with lectures in English and German. Click here for more information.

Furthermore, the faculty provides additional integration support to those enrolled at Bergische Universität at the contact address: lotse.archbau[at]uni-wuppertal.de.

  • Provision of faculty funds for the temporary employment of Ukrainian academics.
  • Nominations of refugee Ukrainian researchers for sponsorship within the framework of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's Philipp Schwartz Initiative.
  • Nominations of refugee Ukrainian academics for funding from the VolkswagenStifung

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