Apart from HIGRADE funding there are of course many external funding opportunities. The Department of Scientific and Administrative Project Supervision (WAP) actively supports all UFZ staff in seeking external funding. A list with funding options open to UFZ is available in the
Financial Support for your Open Access publications - affiliation to Leipzig University required
If you are looking for opportunities to go abroad during your PhD, please also contact the International Office of your university for exchange programmes and funding!
Crowdfund your research