Federal Ministry of Education and Research - BMBF



The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is a supreme federal authority of the Federal Republic of Germany.
 Among other things, the BMBF is responsible for legislation in the areas of out-of-school vocational education and training as well as the funding of training. In addition, innovative projects and ideas in research are supported by targeted funding programmes. 


Announcement by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of guidelines for the funding of "Materials for a Sustainable Water Management - MachWas“

https://www.bmbf.de/foerderungen/bekanntmachung.php?B=949 (in german)  


Announcement of the funding measure "Materials for sustainable water management - MachWas".



From material to innovation



Climate change, scarcity of raw materials, urbanization and demographic development are global challenges. Materials research is making an important contribution addressing them. New materials and materials are decisive drivers for innovation in order to enhance competitiveness and innovation in Germany and also to sustainably improve social prosperity and the quality of life in our country. The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) will invest around 100 million euros per year in materials research as part of the research programme "From Material to Innovation" until 2024.