Funding for events

MIPS Berlin

MIPS is encouraging self-organization and initiative of the PhD students at OvGU. That is why from now on MIPS offers the opportunity to organize excursions and company visits. MIPS provides 500,- Euro funding  for a one-day group event for around 30 people. There is also the possibility to organize a two-day event. For that, a budget of up to 2000,-Euro is available. The application form needs to be handed in at least 2 months before the actual event and sent to There needs to be a budget calculation and also a concrete destination being handed in with the application form. Please note that the funding is based on the rule of travel expenses of the state and that there is a personal financial contribution of 25% for each participant. Adding to the funding, MIPS also provides help with the organization of the events.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us concerning ideas and/or questions:

Ideas for potential excursions:

  • Company visits
  • Excursions to other cities (e.g. Berlin, Leipzig)
  • Visits to museums (e.g. Ethnological Museum Berlin, phaeno Wolfsburg)


Last Modification: 12.02.2020 - Contact Person: Webmaster