Pursuant to the will of both donors: “the purpose of the foundation is to serve academic research and studies; in other words, the interest of the assets is to be used to awarded scholarships to talented students from all faculties and grant funding for scientific and academic research.” The foundation charter can be read in the Office of Early Career Researchers' Development.
Using the available funds in the Nikolaus and Bertha Burckhardt-Bürgin Foundation, grants are awarded for finishing your the PhD thesis in natural sciences as a priority.
Submission deadline 01.09.2018
The application form is to be submitted with the appropriate documentation in accordance with the research fund.
Working days: Monday - Thursday (Tuesday and Wednesday only in the morning)
Stiftungsrat (gewählt am 12.12.2017; Eintrag HR 2018)
Prof. Dr. Christoph Bruder
Prof. Dr. Nicola Gess
Prof. Dr. Moritz Lehmann
Prof. Dr. Rolf Dieter Stieglitz