Every year, Synapsis Foundation issues a public call for proposals. Researchers are invited to submit their applications mid July of the respective year.
The thematic priorities of the calls for proposals are:
The following funding mechanisms are currently being offered:
Applications can only be submitted by scientists working at a university or other research institution located in Switzerland. In the case of Career Development Awards, funding in an EMBO Member Country is possible, but only in a second phase (following the first phase at a Swiss institution).
Only one project per main applicant is funded at the same time.
The Scientific Advisory Board evaluates the submitted research proposals, supported by external experts, according to the following criteria:
The final decision for funding of selected projects lies with the Board of Trustees.
The Call for Proposals 2020 will be published end of March 2020.
Heide Marie Hess
Liaison Officer Research
Call: +41 (0)44 271 35 11
Write e-mail: hess(at)alzheimer-synapsis.ch