DFG Fourth joint call for German-Argentinean research projects in specific research areas

The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) and the National Council for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICET) are pleased to announce the fourth call for proposals to fund joint German-Argentinean research projects in the following areas:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Geosciences
  • Neurosciences
  • Molecular and Clinical Infectiology and Immunology
  • Social Sciences and Humanities

At the DFG, only costs for the German share of the projects are eligible.


Applicants for a bilateral collaborative project within this call must submit their joint proposal to their national funding organisation. Argentinean principal investigators (PIs) submit their documents to CONICET, German PIs to the DFG, following the formal requirements of their respective funding organisation. All documents must be written in English. Please note that the documents submitted to the DFG and CONICET must not differ with regard to the scientific content of the proposal and with regard to the applicants involved.

At the DFG, all proposals must be submitted through the DFG´s electronic proposal processing system elan by 1 December 2023.

If you are using the DFG’s elan system for the first time, please note that you will need to register before using the system. Registration must be completed by 21 November 2023 in order to submit a proposal. Allow at least two business days to process your registration.

General information for German principal investigators may be found here.