Research funding by the DO-G

Photograph by Anja Berndt

The German Ornithologists’ Society (DO-G) grants members financial support for fixed-term,
self-contained ornithological research projects. The support of research projects that aim at developing a framework for conservation as well as those of junior members and members outside universities and research institutions is of particular importance.

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Objectives and guidelines for research funding by the DO-G (as of Dec. 1, 2020 - in German)


Besides the funding of complete research projects we also offer analytical support. This special tool of the DO-G research funding supports collaborations for the preparation of data sets up to publication. DO-G members can apply for financial support for analysing already collected data sets and for the preparation of manuscripts. Read more ...