The Research Unit Economics offers funding for a female student considering writing a MSc thesis (`Diplomarbeit') in economics. The scholarship (`Forschungsbeihilfe') stipulates a salary of EUR 440 gross per month for a maximum of 6 months, but at most till graduating from a TU Wien MSc program.
The traces of maths are everywhere, says Leila Taghizadeh. She studied the subject because she enjoyed it at school. Taghizadeh, who has received many awards, recently returned to TUW to conduct research. Here is an interview in german.