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7 December 2017
 
Horizon 2020: main open calls for proposals

SOCIETAL CHALLENGE 6: EUROPE IN A CHANGING WORLD - INCLUSIVE, INNOVATIVE & REFLECTIVE SOCIETIES

The specific objective of the Societal Challenge “Europe in a changing world – Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies” is to foster a greater understanding of Europe, provide solutions, and support inclusive, innovative and reflective European societies in a context of unprecedented transformations and growing global interdependencies.

Several calls are now open in the fields of transformation, migration and governance.

For further information, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

Submission deadline: 13 March 2018

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MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE ACTION RESEARCH AND INNOVATION STAFF EXCHANGE (RISE)

The Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) offers exchanges of staff members involved in research and innovation to develop sustainable collaborative projects and transfer of knowledge. RISE projects are carried out within the framework of a consortium involving 3 or more partners.

For further information, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

Submission deadline: 21 March 2018

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SOCIETAL CHALLENGE 4: SMART, GREEN AND INTEGRATED TRANSPORT

The priorities identified in the 2018-2020 Work Programme will continue to pursue Societal Challenge 4’s overall objective of achieving a European transport system that is resilient, resource-efficient, climate- and environmentally-friendly, safe and seamless for the benefit of all citizens, the economy and society.

For further information, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

Submission deadline: 4 April 2018

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INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES (ICT)

Several ICT topics are now open for proposal submission. The topics addressed in the 2018-2020 Work Programme cover the ICT technology in a comprehensive way, from technologies for Digitising European Industry, HPC, Big Data and Cloud, 5G and Next Generation Internet.

For further information please contact us.

Submission deadline: 17 April 2018

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SOCIETAL CHALLENGE 1: HEALTH, DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND WELLBEING

Three different calls are now open:

  • Digital transformation in health and care
  • Better health and care, economic growth and sustainable health systems
  • Trusted digital solutions and cybersecurity in health and care

For further information, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

Submission deadline: 18/24 April 2018

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SME INSTRUMENT

The SME Instrument supports Close-to-market and scale-up projects of a single SME or a consortium of SMEs established in EU Member States or Horizon 2020 associated countries.

Four cut-off dates for SME instrument phase 1 are planned in 2018.

For further information, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

Submission deadline: 3 May 2018

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Swiss funding opportunities: main open calls for proposals

BRANCO WEISS FELLOWSHIP FOR POSTDOCS

This personal grant enables young researchers to carry out their research at any institution of their choice. It is open to postdocs and engineers with outstanding qualifications who are pursuing unusual projects on the frontiers between society and science.

For further information, please contact Ms. Dafne Pedrazzoli.

Submission deadline: 15 January 2018

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NRP 74: TARGETED CALL ON CARE@HOME AND HEALTH CARE POLICY AND MANAGEMENT

The aim of this call is to attract projects on care provision to people with chronic illnesses at home and in their social context as well as projects on the organization and management of the future Swiss healthcare system.

For further information, please contact Prof. Benedetto Lepori.

Submission deadline: 7 February 2018

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U CHANGE: STUDENT INITIATIVES FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

U Change funds student projects on sustainable development (up to CHF 10'000 per project) and support platforms for student projects (up to CHF 75'000 per project).

For further information, please contact Prof. Benedetto Lepori.

Submission deadline: 28 February 2018

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SNSF DOC.MOBILITY

Doc.Mobility fellowships of the SNSF enable doctoral students to write part of their PhD at a host institution abroad (6-18 months). Doctoral students matriculated for at least 12 months at a research institution in Switzerland can apply.

For further information, please contact Ms. Dafne Pedrazzoli.

Submission deadline: 1 March 2018

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SNSF EARLY POSTDOC.MOBILITY

Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowships of the SNSF enable postdocs starting their career to spend a postdoc research stay abroad of 18 months. Submission is possible up to 2 years after obtaining the doctorate.

For further information, please contact Ms. Dafne Pedrazzoli.

Submission deadline: 1 March 2018

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COTUTELLES DE THèSE

The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI, within the framework of its program “Cotutelles de these”, grants financial support for projects that are based on a cooperation agreement between a Swiss and a partner university abroad.

The maximum amount of aid is CHF 10’000.-, intended to cover travel and living expenses incurred by the doctoral candidate and his/her supervisors.

For further information, please contact Ms. Dafne Pedrazzoli.

Submission deadline: 31 March 2018

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International calls for proposals

11TH CALL FOR PROJECT SWISS NETWORK FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (SNIS)

The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) offers project grants for pluri-disciplinary research teams. The project grants run for two years and range from 100’000 to 300’000 Swiss francs.

For further information, please contact Prof. Benedetto Lepori.

Submission deadline: 11 January 2018

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BRIDGING GRANTS WITH INDIA

Bridging grants offer Swiss researchers who have already successfully completed a project with a partner in South Asia or Iran the possibility to continue joint research in order to prepare a grant application for a full joint research project. Bridging grants may also enable the intensification of joint teaching or curriculum development.

For further information, please contact Ms. Dafne Pedrazzoli.

Submission deadline: 20 January 2018

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INNOVATION PARTNERSHIP GRANTS WITH CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA AND THE ASEAN REGION

Innovation partnership grants will support the establishment of cooperation of Swiss researchers with non-academic innovation agents in China, Japan, South Korea and member states of ASEAN.
The call is open to all scientific disciplines and fields of research. All senior scientists of Swiss universities are eligible to apply. The max. funding is CHF 20’000 for a 12 months project.

For further information, please contact us.

Submission deadline: 28 February 2018

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INNOVATIVE MEDICINES INITIATIVE 2 (IMI 2) CALL 13

Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) has launched the 13th call for proposals. There are 15 different research topics.

For further information, contact us.

Submission deadline: 28 February 2018

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