[ Robert Bosch Stiftung - Science Communication for Society – Coronavirus and Beyond | Research funding ]


Event details

Date and time 31.05.2021  
Category Call for proposal

The Robert Bosch Stiftung has launched a call for proposals to support project ideas that contribute to science-based communication about coronavirus and beyond aimed at people with little scientific knowledge.

Examples of eligible projects:

  • Fact checking on social media
  • Producing information aimed at specific target audiences
  • Research and contributions on topics not focusing on medicine and epidemiology
  • Explanations of scientific methods and principles for the general public, particularly non-academic target groups
  • Translations of science-based health information into simple language or foreign languages
  • (Virtual) discussion formats

A total of €150,000 is available for this call.

Who can apply: applications from individuals or organizations from German-speaking countries, including Switzerland, are accepted.

This call for submissions is primarily aimed at:
  • Non-profit organizations that offer science communication
  • Freelance science journalists and media representatives
  • Professional associations of science journalists
  • Think tanks
  • YouTubers and other influencers
  • Scientists
  • Communication agencies
  • Those working in the creative, care, health, education, and other industries.

Funding: €5,000.

Rolling call until 31 May 2021.

For further information, please have a look at the call webpage.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free



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