Klaus Tschira Boost Fund

The Klaus Tschira Boost Fund promotes researchers in the Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences by providing flexible funding for independent, higher risk, interdisciplinary projects as well as support for the individual’s career planning.

Leadership Academy

The Leadership Academy enables researchers abroad to advance their professional and personal development, expand their networks in Germany and identify career paths in science, business and other sectors.

Dr. Wilhelmy-GSO Travel Expenses Program

The Dr. Wilhelmy-GSO Travel Expenses Program enables universities to invite applicants from abroad to job interviews in Germany.

It covers the travel expenses of candidates in STEM subjects with a focus on technical issues.


In cooperation with the Klaus Tschira Stiftung (KTS) and the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation we offer our program alumni an interdisciplinary, intersectoral network of committed and engaged researchers.