Nationalfund of the Republic of Austria for Victims of National Socialism

Findbuch for Victims of National Socialism

Life Stories

Supporting projects

Austrian exhibition at Auschwitz

Entrance of the Austrian exhibition in Auschwitz

Art Database of the National Fund

Art Database

New Publication

Volume 6 of the series Decisions of the Arbitration Panel


Both survivors of National Socialist persecution and their heirs are eligible to file applications with the General Settlement Fund.

Persons or associations that were persecuted by the NS regime on political grounds, on grounds of origin, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, or of a physical or mental handicap or of accusations of so-called asociality, or who left the country to escape such persecution, and who suffered losses or damages as a result of or in connection with events having occurred on the territory of the present-day Republic of Austria during the National Socialist era are eligible to file an application.

In addition, heirs of eligible claimants and the legal successor of an association that became defunct under the NS regime are also entitled to file an application.


The deadlinefor filing applications was on 28 May 2003.