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[HANS-EGGENBERGER STIFTUNG | Prize + Follow-up Research Project]


Event details

Date and time 15.09.2019  
Category Call for proposal

Every year, the HANS EGGENBERGER STIFTUNG awards a prize to outstanding Bachelor's, Master's or Doctoral thesis submitted, in German or English, by young researchers to a Swiss university, ETH or technical college and supports subsequent research. The aim is to promote interdisciplinary research where electronics and/or electrical energy engineering play a crucial role.
Deadline: 15 September (every year)


  • Prize: CHF 10,000 prize for the thesis +
  • Follow-up research project: Up to CHF 100’000 (optional) as a contribution to a subsequent research, doctoral or postdoctoral project at a university in Switzerland or abroad. Research abroad must have a link to Switzerland.
Eligible costs: own salary (PhD and Post-doc applicants), capital items (e.g. material of permanent value), consumables, travel, fieldwork and other research costs. Does NOT cover office equipment nor conference-related costs.
Application: Fill out the application form and follow the requirements available on the call website. Submit your application in English or German to the Chairman of the Jury heinz.jaeckel@ife.ee.ethz.ch
Other funding: the Foundation also provides grants to individual projects. Applications can be submitted all year round to gesuche@hans-eggenberger-stiftung.ch

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  • General public
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