Funding successes

Launching new initiatives via externally-funded projects

At the Office for Equal Opportunity, Family Affairs and Diversity, we continuously seek to develop innovative measures and initiatives to ensure even greater diversity and gender equity throughout the German research system.

We secured external funding for the following projects:

DAAD Integra (Integrating Refugees in Degree Programmes; 2016 and 2017)Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Funding for study and teaching in the framework of the audit “Vielfalt gestalten” (creating diversity) of the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V. (2016-2018)Baden-Württemberg Stiftung
CoMenT - Coaching, Mentoring, Training
3rd phase: “Mentoringplus Konstanz” (2016-2019)
Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg (MWK)
Gender-equity in teaching project (2015-2019)Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)/Female professors programme phase 2
Konstanzia Fellowships and peer2peer project (2015-2019)BMBF/Female professors programme phase 2
Excellence Initiative 3rd line of funding “Institutional Strategy to Promote Top-Level Research”: Equal opportunity, family support and diversity (2008-2017)German Research Foundation (DFG)
Towards diversity in academia: development and implementation of specific, demand-oriented measures (2013-2016)MWK Baden-Württemberg/innovation and quality fund (IQF, Innovations- und Qualitätsfonds) open funding line
Diversity in teaching (2012-2016)MWK Baden-Württemberg/IQF closed funding line
Creating incentives for female professors (2010-2014)BMBF/Female professors programme phase 1
“Frühe Chancen” (creating chances early) initiative of the Knirps & Co. childcare centre (2011-2014)Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth (BMFSFJ)
Expansion of childcare services III (2012-2014)MWK Baden-Württemberg
Expansion of childcare services II (2008-2012)MWK Baden-Württemberg
Expansion of childcare services I (2007-2011)MWK Baden-Württemberg
Project “Kunst-Stück”, music education in the Kinderhaus childcare centreRobert Bosch Stiftung
Dual Career Couples network project (2008-2012)MWK Baden-Württemberg
Dual Career Couples (DCC) - funding programme for dual careers in academia (2008-2009)Internationale Bodensee-Hochschule (IBH)