Funding Opportunities

The Global Programme Food Security of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is looking for innovative initiatives to contribute to food systems’ improvements and transformative and sustainable impacts on poor people. In order to do so the SDC launches four Calls for Proposals.

Deadline to submit is 28 August 2020.

The Swiss National Science Foundation's Doc.CH (HSS) is aimed at promising researchers who wish to write a doctoral thesis on a topic of their own choice in the humanities and social sciences in Switzerland. 

Deadline to submit a proposal is 10 September 2020.

Individual Fellowships provide opportunities to researchers of any nationality to acquire and transfer new knowledge and to work on research and innovation in Europe (EU Member States and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries) and beyond. The scheme particularly supports the return and (re)integration of European researchers from outside Europe and those who have previously worked here, as well as researchers displaced by conflict outside the EU and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries. 

Deadline to apply is 9 September, 2020.

The European Commission calls for a "Human Factors, and Social, Societal, and Organisational Aspects For Disaster-Resilient Societies" grant inside the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme (H2020).

Deadline to apply is 27 August.

ERC Advanced Grants support ground-breaking, ambitious research projects of excellent established Principal Investigators with a recognised track record of research achievements. Up to 2.5 million Euro are available for projects of up to 5 years duration.

Deadline to apply is 26 August 2020.

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