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Bridge is a joint program by SNSF and CTI. There are two funding instruments within the program: Proof of concept for young researchers; Discovery for experienced researchers.

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Proof of Concept is aimed at young researchers (bachelor’s degree and higher) who wish to develop an application or service based on their research results. These projects may target innovations of all kinds from all research areas. The work must be conducted at ETH Zurich or EPFL, any other university or at a university of applied sciences.

  • Support for salary and direct project costs, max. CHF 130,000 per year
  • Duration: 1 year, extension of max. 6 months possible
  • Two-step evaluation process:  Pre-selection based on submitted documents, 2nd phase with interview

See www.bridge.ch or call the Bridge hotline at  +41 31 308 23 67 for detailed information and deadlines.

The Discovery funding opportunity is open to researchers submitting projects based on a technological innovation with a strong societal or economic impact. The program is aimed at experienced researchers who have the competence to lead a research project. The work must be conducted at ETH Zurich, EPFL or any other Swiss university, including universities of applied sciences.

-        Discovery covers staff salaries and direct project costs for up to four years

-        The salaries of applicants cannot be funded

Projects can be submitted  by single applicants or by small  consortia of a maximum of 3 applicants. There are two distinct deadlines per call: one for the letter of intent and one for the final proposal.

See www.bridge.ch or call the Bridge hotline at  +41 31 308 23 67 for detailed information and deadlines.

 
 
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25.04.2017
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