Call for Proposals

Call for proposal for project extensions

In consultation with the Supervisory Board, we have decided that the surplus months from the STAR program should be awarded to the fellows of the first cohort in the form of an extension of their fellowships.

If you would like to apply for an extension of your fellowship, please submit the following documents for review:

  • Short statement why you need a project extension and what would be the scientific output (max. one page)
  • budget plan
  • Renewed funding commitment by professor (but no LoE)


  • Please note that the funding duration should be between 6-12 months.
  • Also the funding is subject to the same conditions as before including the co-funding by your supervisor (or other).
  • Please send everything summarized in ONE PDF FILE in the above mentioned order to the project manager, Dr. Lena Butz (

Deadline for application ends March 31st 2023.

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