Gender Stud­ies schol­ar­ship

Every year, Paderborn University awards Gender Studies scholarships. The aim of the programme is to specifically support and promote early-career researchers and junior academics in this field and to strengthen the profile of gender research.

The value of the scholarship is €2,000 per month (plus a childcare element, if eligible).

You can find further information on the Committee for Research and Junior Academics pages.

Information on the award guidelines


University Administration, Department 2
Room: B 2.229
Phone: 05251/60-2563
Email: backer(at)zv.uni-paderborn(dot)de

audit family-friendly…

On 22 November 2005, Paderborn University was the first university in NRW to be awarded the designation of “family-friendly university”.


Paderborn University has received the TOTAL E-QUALITY Award for their equality-oriented Human Resources policies.

Diversity Charter

Paderborn University signed the Diversity Charter in October 2011. Additional information can be found here.

audit vielfaltsgerechte…

Das Kuratorium der berufundfamilie erteilt zum 15. März 2023 das Zertifikat zum audit vielfaltsgerechte hochschule an die Universität Paderborn.