Training courses on internationalisation and other events on internationalisation (e.g. fairs) may be funded from the Internationalisation Fund of the Presidential Board of the University of Paderborn. Further details can be found in the guidelines for funding.
Eligible for funding is participation in events that focus on the promotion of internationalisation, primarily trade fairs and further education.
Participation in fairs is eligible for funding if more than one subject or faculty of the University of Paderborn is represented and
a) the aim is to establish contacts for student exchange or
b) the fair serves to recruit students and
c) the University of Paderborn is represented at a stand or
d) the University of Paderborn is demonstrably promoted as a place to study in another way.
Furthermore, participation in events such as
a) external advanced training courses, conferences and congresses which focus on the internationalisation of higher education institutions, e.g. at the DAAD (this refers in particular to advanced training courses of the DAAD-Academy),
b) virtual formats that focus on the internationalisation of higher education institutions or serve the exchange or recruitment of international students (participation in virtual fairs, webinars, etc.).
The Vice President for Business and Human Resources Administration decides on eligibility for funding on a case-by-case basis. The measure must serve the university as a whole and not individual subjects or faculties.
Eligible for funding: academics at UPB. All participants must have a contractual employment relationship with the University of Paderborn and be able to apply for a business trip (i.e. no SHK, lecturers, etc.). Further details are regulated in the guidelines.
Application procedure: Written application to the International Office (form) at least 6 weeks before the event The funding approval is given by the Vice President / the Presidential Board via the International Office.