Call for proposal
Call for proposal
Inside Look brings talented computer science students studying in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa to a Google office for an insider view of engineering at Google. This two-day, all expenses paid program will take place at the Google offices in Munich, and selected students will get to hear from a diverse range of Googlers ... Read more about "Google Inside Look 2018"
The Leenaards Foundation supports Translational Medical Research at the university hospitals in the Lake Geneva region carried out in collaboration with other academic institutions. The aim is to strengthen structural links between clinical and basic research. Aim: the Leenaards Prize for Translational Medical Research will be granted to projects that investigate a clinical problem from ... Read more about "[FONDATION LEENAARDS - Call for full proposals Translational Medical Research | Research Funding]"
The goal of the National Research Programme 74 "Smarter Health Care" is to study how healthcare provision is organised and used in Switzerland and point out possible solutions. The focus lies on prevention and the treatment of patients with multiple chronic illnesses. The aim of this second targeted call is to attract research projects which ... Read more about "[SNSF – NRP74 “Smarter Health Care”]"
[U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - Ovarian Cancer Investigator-Initiated Research Award | Research Funding]
Aim: Through the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP), the Department of Defense is announcing the Ovarian Cancer Investigator-Initiated Research Award. This Award will support high-impact research that has the potential to make an important contribution to ovarian cancer or patient/survivor care. Research projects may focus on any phase of research, from basic laboratory research ... Read more about "[U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - Ovarian Cancer Investigator-Initiated Research Award | Research Funding]"
Aim: Through the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP), the Department of Defense is announcing the Ovarian Cancer Pilot Award. This Award will support the exploration of innovative concepts or theories in ovarian cancer that could ultimately lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will drive the field forward. The proposed research must demonstrate ... Read more about "[U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - Ovarian Cancer Pilot Award | Research Funding]"
The "Lombardi Engineering Foundation" aims at promoting R&D projects in the civil engineering field, preferably in the fields of rock mechanics, underground and hydraulic engineering. The Foundation wishes to support research projects of young engineers to improve the professional competence in Switzerland in these important engineering areas. Potential topics for the 2018 Call on “Innovation ... Read more about "[The Lombardi Engineering Foundation “Innovation in Tradition” | Research Funding]"
The 2018 Call for Proposals for SERI Visiting Research Fellowships with sub-Saharan Africa is now open! The Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) has commissioned Swiss TPH with support from the University of Basel as the Leading House for its bilateral collaboration with partner institutions in sub-Saharan Africa. Aim of the call: ... Read more about "[ SERI | VISITING RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS with Sub-Saharan African countries ]"
The Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute invites applications for its travel award. The call aims at allowing researchers to attend an international conference in environmental science and environmental engineering between July 2018 and December 2019. Who can apply: applicants must hold a PhD (a Letter of Support from your Supervisor is requested, if applicable). be presenting ... Read more about "[Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute | Environments Journal travel award]"
The Alpro Foundation is calling for applications for innovative research projects related to plant-based diets: impact on human health and/or biodiversity. Projects should be based on human studies (animal studies and in vitro studies are not eligible), and should focus on whole foods or plant-based food patterns (not supplements nor one particular bioactive plant compound). ... Read more about "[ALPRO FOUNDATION - Research Grants on Plant-Based Nutrition | Research Funding]"
The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) mandated the ETH Zurich for bilateral collaboration with partner institutions in Asia. In 2018, ETH Zurich opened a call for proposals for opportunity grants with China, Japan, South Korea and the ASEAN countries. Applications are accepted on a rolling base until 2020. Who can apply: senior ... Read more about "[ SERI | OPPORTUNITY GRANTS WITH CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA AND THE ASEAN REGION ]"
The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) launched a new funding instrument to promote doctoral students’ research on International Organisations (IO). Stipendiaries will carry out IO-related research at the SNIS offices in Geneva for 3 or 6 months within a calendar year. Who can apply: second or third-year PhD students registered at a Swiss institution ... Read more about "[SWISS NETWORK FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES | DOCTORAL RESEARCH STIPEND]"
The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) opened a tender for a research mandate to assess SNIS application practices and to evaluate the academic and policy impact of SNIS funded projects during the period 2011-2016. Research must be based on quantitative bibliometric analysis, qualitative case studies and surveys of PhDs and Postdocs involved in SNIS ... Read more about "[ Swiss Network for International Studies - Research Mandate | Research Funding ]"
[AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY - 2018 ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Ignition Grant Program for Green Chemistry and Engineering | Research Funding]
Aim: The ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable (ACS GCIPR) is seeking to provide ‘ignition’ funding for novel and innovative ideas that have the potential to provide sustainable solutions to chemistry and engineering problems relevant to the pharmaceutical industry from discovery to manufacturing. The goal is to provide researchers with initial funding to obtain preliminary results that ... Read more about "[AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY - 2018 ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Ignition Grant Program for Green Chemistry and Engineering | Research Funding]"
[AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY - 2018 ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Research grant for Greener Chromatography Modalities | Research Funding]
Aim: The ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable is seeking a 1 year R&D commitment to assist the Roundtable’s biopharma initiative. The focus of the R&D will be reducing the process mass intensity of chromatography operations. Projects should focus on reducing water consumption, resin usage, and/or chemical usage in monoclonal antibody purification. Novel technologies to replace chromatography ... Read more about "[AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY - 2018 ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Research grant for Greener Chromatography Modalities | Research Funding]"
PHD FELLOWSHIPS The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (BIF) awards PhD fellowships to outstanding junior scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory (please read What we do and do not fund). Deadline: 1 February, 1 June, 1 October (every year) Who can apply: Natural scientists who ... Read more about "[BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM FOUNDATIONS | PHD FELLOWSHIPS & PHD/POSTDOC TRAVEL GRANTS]"
Aim: BRIDGE is a joint programme conducted by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and the Commission for Technology and Innovation (CTI). It offers new funding opportunities at the intersection of basic research and science-based innovation, thereby supplementing the funding activities of the two organisations. Bridge Proof of Concept projects support young researchers (see eligibility ... Read more about "[BRIDGE I RESEARCH FUNDING]"