Facts & Figures

The Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft obtains basic grants from the following institutions:

Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy
Nationalstiftung für Forschung, Technology und Entwicklung
Vienna City Council

Further finance providers are the institutional partner organisations of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institutes. In the case of the LBIs set up through calls for proposals, 60% of the costs are borne by the Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft und 40% by the institutional partner organisations of the respective Institute. Around 50% of the total budget of the LBG comes from basic grants and around 50% comes from the institutional partners and third party resources (EU grants, projects funded by the FWF - Austrian Science Fund, etc.).