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Entitlement of third party funding projects
The Niedersächsischen Hochschulgesetz (NHG) (current state 15.12.2015) rules who is entitled to apply for third party funding projects in academia in Lower Saxony.
Pre-assessment and additional funding by the University for third party projects
According to President's decision applicants will be asked to submit a project application summary or preliminary version of the proposal 10 working days before the end of the deadline if a signature of the President is required. The applications has to be send to the appropriate contact person in the Department of Research and Technology Transfer.
5 working days before the end of the deadline, the complete final version of the proposal has to be send to the appropriate contact person in the Department of Research and Technology Transfer, who is taking care of the President's signature.
If central financial support is necessary, e.g. for collaborative research projects, the applicant has to consult at least 4 weeks prior to application the Vice President for Research and Technology Transfer. The President's board meeting will decide on the request.
Faculty and Senat notification for third party funding
Third party funding applications have to be notified by the applicant. The note has to be send to the Faculty and there is an additional Drittmittelanzeige necessary which has to be sent to the Senat.
Participant Identification Code (PIC)
The Participant Identification Code of the University of Oldenburg is: 999877262