CZS Prisma

CZS Prisma supports endowed professors of the Carl Zeiss Foundation and is offered on a permanent basis. Application forms can be digitally filled out and submitted via email until December 31, 2023.

Detailed information:

Topic: STEM impulses
Programme: CZS Prisma
Target group: CZS Endowed Professors
Funding budget: 75.000 €


With CZS Prisma, our endowed professors can quickly acquire funding for short-term needs without wasting time on bureaucratic matters. Research and teaching as well as transfer and outreach activities are supported.

What are the application requirement specifications?

  • The endowed professor must still be in the funding programme for at least six months at the time of application.

Who is eligible to apply?

CZS Prisma is open to all endowed professors of the Carl Zeiss Foundation

  • in Baden-Württemberg
  • in Rhineland-Palatinate
  • in Thuringia


The funded measure may extend over several months, but not more than 12 months. The measure must be completed within the funding period of the endowed professorship. 

Administration Point

Judith Hohendorff

Program Manager

Phone: +49 (0)711 - 162213 - 12