profile development

Networking empirical
research on education in Lower Saxony


deadline: three months before the planned start of the event
area of research: empirical educational research
type of funding: scientific events
eligible: academics with a doctorate

what we promote

Lower Saxony's universities have already implemented several promising approaches for effective empirical research on education. The aim of the funding program is to contribute to the further expansion of the research field in the state of Lower Saxony and strengthen its national and international connectivity by providing financial support for networking activities.

The funding of scholarly events in the field of empirical educational research is intended to strengthen the networking of researchers, the exchange of research findings, and the development of new research questions. Applications can be submitted by PhDs at universities in Lower Saxony and non-university research institutions funded by the state.

How to apply

terms and conditions
Please read the "Information for Applicants" carefully and familiarize yourself with the application conditions. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the office of the Academic Advisory Commission of Lower Saxony.
prepare your application
You can find further documents for preparing your application below.
Submit application
Submit your application in electronic form via the application system.


Judith Hämker
Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur