HIAS is financed by funds from the Ministry of Science, Research, Equalities and Districts of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Universität Hamburg, the Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg, the Joachim Herz Foundation and the ZEIT Foundation Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius.
The Ministry is funding the HIAS Administrative Office. The funds of the University, the Academy, and the foundations are used to finance the fellowships.
The Academy of Sciences and Humanities supports the stay of early career researchers from all disciplines at HIAS.
The Ministry of Science, Research, Equalities and Districts finances the HIAS Administrative Office and thus realizes the administrative framework for the fellowship program.
With the support of the Joachim Herz Foundation, HIAS Fellowships for scientists and economists are realized.
The Körber Foundation organizes the annual conference series “Hamburger Horizonte – Wissenschaft trifft Gesellschaft” in cooperation with HIAS. Our common goal is to bring top-level research to life.
Through its funding by the Federal Government and the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg within the framework of the Excellence Strategy, Universität Hamburg guarantees the stay of scientists and scholars from all disciplines and career levels as well as artists.
The ZEIT-Stiftung funds stays at HIAS for researchers from the social sciences and the humanities.