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Financial support of Summer Schools


DDc Summer Schools can be funded with max. 15.000 Euro/DDc Summer School.

The following criteria must be met:

  • TU Dresden and at least one other DDc partner institution are involved in the organization and implementation of the Summer School.
  • The topic of the Summer School usually addresses an interdisciplinary research topic.
  • There will be at least one public event on the research topic during the Summer School.

Desirable aspects are:

  • Reference to current exhibitions in DDc cultural institutions (Deutsches Hygiene Museum Dresden, Militärhistorisches Museum Dresden, Senckenberg Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Technische Sammlungen Dresden).
  • Involvement of postdocs of the participating institutions in the realization of the Summer School


The following information must be submitted for the application:

  • Applicant and contact person
  • Topic of the DDc Summer School
  • Planned period of time
  • Desired target group
  • Description of the interdisciplinary orientation
  • Previous participants and desired DDc cooperation partners
  • Topic for a public event
  • Possible cooperation with a museum, or exhibition topic
  • Explanation of the need for funding

Application submissions at any time at the DDc office: geschaeftsstelle@dresden-concept.de

Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Free State of Saxony as part of the Excellence Strategy of the Federal and State Government.