Dr. Ferdinand Esser
Coordination / Managing Director

Christine Steinseifer-Jeske
Coordination / Managing Director

Oili Tsakmakis

Keti Antadze-Tamminga
Student assistent

Room W3 1-138

Phone.: +49 (0)441 - 798 3648/49

Contact options:
via e-mail and via phone from Mon-Thur 09:00-12:00

New: Online office hour on thursdays from 10:00-11:00, by appointment

Travel Grants

Travel Grants 2021/2022

On behalf of the Faculty V and Faculty VI, the Graduate School OLTECH offers grants for the attendance at international congresses, summer schools and lab visits taking place outside of Germany.

All PhD students of the Graduate School OLTECH can apply for this grants.

Exception for travel grant applications for the summer and winter semester 2021/2022 - travels until December 2021:
Applications for travel within this period can still be send to oltech(at) at least eight weeks before the planned start of the travel.

Application deadline for travels from January to June 2022:
15th November 2021.

To apply for a travel grant please fill out the application form and send it to our office before the deadline.

The amount of the travel grants will be 50 % of the expected travel cost reduced by further external fundings. If we receive more applications for travel grants than we are able to fund, the grants will be distributed based on an internal ranking for each faculty.

More information about the the requirements for the grants and the ranking please find here...

Information on further travel grants

The International Office of the University has on their homepage a list of various scholarships for studying abroad.

The website of the university's  Knowledge and Technology Transfer office provides further possiblities for research funding and travel grants.

Here you find information on the DAAD congress funding... (only in German)

Go abroad with DAAD scholarship (only in German)

(Changed: 2021-10-27)