Leading House Asia: 2024 Call for Consolidation Grants


Event details

Date 15.06.2024
Category Call for proposal

The Consolidation Grants support more advanced, solid projects between Switzerland and the East Asia or the Southeast Asia region with the goal to evolve and deepen existing partnerships.

  • Funding Amount: max 50 kCHF
  • Application Deadline: 15 June 2024
  • Duration: up to 12 months
  • Career Level: Postdoctoral students, senior scientists, or professors of Swiss federal and cantonal universities, universities of applied sciences and universities of teacher education, and public research institutions.
  • Scientific disciplines: Open to all scientific disciplines and research fields, including social sciences, humanities and the arts.
  • Partner applicant: must be a senior academic researcher affiliated with a university of a public institute of the partner country. Asian researchers interested in acting as co-​applicants on the Asian side must contact their Switzerland-​based peers.
  • Partnership definition: To be eligible to apply, the partners must have already conducted at least one activity together. Applications which do not specify any ongoing or completed joint activity will not be considered for funding.
How to Apply:  The Switzerland-​based prospective applicant must apply to ETH Zurich as the Leading House Asia. The application must be submitted online with the following attachments in one single pdf document (English).

The application shall include:
  • Completed research plan
  • CV of Switzerland-​based PI (and any co-​applicants), max. 2 pages each
  • CV of Asian co-​applicant (and any additional co-​applicants), max. 2 pages each
  • Any other supporting document(s)
Applications that do not follow the instructions above will be dismissed.

Call Documents and Online Application: For Further Information :

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free