Members and Partners

GAIN is a joint initiative of the three major research funding organizations in Germany. With its associated members and cooperation partners, the network covers the entire spectrum of the German research landscape:

The German Academic International Network is a joint initiative of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH), the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the German Research Foundation (DFG) and receives support from the Federal Ministry of Research and Education (BMBF). Associated members are the German Cancer Aid (Deutsche Krebshilfe), German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes), the German Rectors‘ Conference (Hochschulrektorenkonferenz), the Fraunhofer Society, the Helmholtz Association, the Leibniz Association, and the Max Planck Society. A variety of partners and collaborators from science, industry, and politics regularly support us in our work.