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Information on resources available for refugee researchers in Austria. Also the Facebook page is available here.
Liese Prokop Scholarship for recognised refugees
The Austrian Integration Fund (ÖIF) supports committed asylum-seeking students with very good academic success who do not receive state funding in Austria and who demonstrably need financial support to study, with the Liese Prokop Scholarship to complete their studies and enter the Austrian labor market.
An initiative by Universities Austria uniko with several thematic sections
MORE THAN ONE PERSPECTIVE (MTOP)
A social business that brings companies and refugees together on the job market. Please note: job seekers are required to pay a fee to join the programme.
Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft Career Centre
Central point of contact for research careers in Austria. It includes individual and institutional consultations in many formats: workshops, coaching, analysis, etc.
Information on the higher education system, admissions, scholarships and daily life in Austria.
OLIVE Open Learning Initiative
The University of Vienna is offering free academic courses for individuals with refugee or asylum seeking status in Austria who have an interest in pursuing university study.
Austrian Universities of Applied Sciences also offer selected courses, language classes, access to libraries and other services as well as free enrolment as a (non-degree) student to refugees.
Here is a selection:
The operation of the SMART Academy operates on three levels:
Other sources of funding: