Prerequisite: During the funding period, doctoral candidates must be engaged in full-time research at the medical faculty of the University of Hamburg and pause their medical studies in order to be able to concentrate on the challenging research project.

Application deadline: the application deadline for 2022 has passed. We will re-open the online application portal here in February 2023.

Contact: If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the management of the Jung Foundation for Science and Research, Verena Strasoldo, phone 040 880 80 51, or send an email to