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