Special COVID-19 Call for Projects Grants with Japan – Deadline 30 August 2020

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Special COVID-19 Call for Projects Grants with Japan – Deadline 30 August 2020

Switzerland launched a new special COVID-19 Call for Project Grants between Swiss and Japanese academia. Proposals of all scientific disciplines and fields of research including social sciences and humanities are accepted. Selected projects will receive a grant sum of max. 25k CHF for a duration of up to 12 months.

The goal is to support the collaborative effort to better understand the virus as well as its numerous implications, and prepare for society’s future. All senior scientists of Swiss federal and cantonal universities, universities of applied sciences and universities of teacher education, as well as public research institutions, are eligible to apply. Research partners must be scientists affiliated with a Japanese university, a public research institute or a university hospital.

Applications are accepted until 30 August, 2020. More details on the call and the application form can be found here:
https://ethz.ch/content/dam/ethz/main/eth-zurich/global/bilateral-progr…
https://ethz.ch/content/dam/ethz/main/eth-zurich/global/bilateral-progr…

The call is announced by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich) as the Leading House for collaboration with Asia in the framework of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation’s (SERI) bilateral programmes, and is aimed at new and already existing collaborations between scientists in Switzerland and counterparts in China (incl. Hong Kong and Taiwan), Japan, South Korea and the ASEAN Region (incl. Singapore).

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Tue, 06/02/2020 - 01:28