Other grant opportunities

This page aims at giving an overview on research, travelling and other grants opportunities.
The last agreement on Swiss Participation in Horizon 2020 is available here



for whom

FSRMMResearch grantswiss resident researchers
Swiss National FondsProject grantsswiss resident researchers
Swiss National FondsCareer grantsPhD students and postdocs, senior researchers 
Swiss National FondsSupplementary measuressupplementary supports for grant holders
SAMWMD/PhD programdoctorate program for pysicians
SAMW Young TalentsFellowshipsfor physicians, clinical trial research
EMBO FellowshipsResearch and workshop grantsEMBC member states
ERS-EMBO FellowshipsResearch and exchange grantsRespiratory medicine
AFMResearch grantneuromuscular disorders: basic research, translational, care and clinical management
Muscular Dystrophy AssociationResearch grantresearch on neuromuscular diseases
NIH grantsResearch grantresearch and clinic
Foundation for Research in Rheumatology (FOREUM)Career grantsalso for neuromuscular diseases
Action DuchenneResearch grantresearch on DMD
Duchenne Parent Project NetherlandResearch grantresearch on DMD, from all countries
Coalition to Cure Calpain 3Research grantresearch on LGMD2A/calpainopathy
Jain FoundationResearch grantresearch on LGMD2B
LGMD2i research fundResearch grantresearch on LGMD2i
A Foundation Building StrengthResearch grantresearch on nemaline myopathy
Myotonic Dystrophy FoundationResearch grantresearch on Myotonic Dystrophy
Myotubular TrustResearch grantresearch on myotubular myopathy
Friedreich's Ataxia Research AllianceResearch grantgrants and fellowships
German-Dutch-Austrian association on central nuclear myopathiesResearch grantresearch on central nuclear myopathies
Novartis Foundation med/biol res.Research grantmedical-biological science
Novartis FreeNovationResearch grantCall-focus changes every year
Frick FoundationResearch grantALS researchers
Radala foundationResearch grantALS researchers
Max-Cloëtta StiftungResearch grantresearchers under 40
OPO StiftungResearch grantall projects
Pfizer ForschungspreisPrizepaediatrics
Hartmann-Müller FoundationResearch and travel grantsonly University of Zürich, Faculty of Medicine 
Olga-Mayenfish FoundationResearch grantonly assistants and group leaders
Walter und Gertrud Siegenthaler StiftungGrant for a stay abroad, research grants, prizesonly University of Zürich, Faculty of Medicine
Theodor und Ida Herzog-Egli-Stiftungmedical researchonly University of Zürich
Baasch-Medicus Stiftungclinical-neurological researchonly clinicians, swiss residents
Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft BaselResearch and other grantsonly University of Basel
Leenaards FoundationResearch granttranslational research, mainly Geneva region
Fondation Ernst et Lucie SchmidheinyResearch grantonly University of Geneva
Société Académique Vaudoise - Fonds Novartis Consumer HealthResearch grantscollaborations EPFL/UNIL
Theodore-Ott FondsResearch grantbasic research neurology
Forschungsfinanzierung UZHWorking grantonly University of Zürich, PhD candidates, Postdocs, Habilitation work
ForschungsfondsWorking grantonly University of Basel
Research Funds Junior ResearchersWorking grantonly University of Basel
Bern University ForschungsstiftungWorking grantonly University of Bern
ETH FellowsPost-Doc positionsnot for PhD from UZH and ETHZ 
ReisefondsTravel grantonly University of Basel
European Neuromuscular CenterWorkshop fundingall researchers
Helmut Horten StiftungResearch projectsresearch, medical facilities, hospitals
Fondation Pierre MercierResearch projectsbasic, clinical, applied research
The Branco Weiss FellwoshipResearch projectsambitious, all research areas
G. & J. Bangerter-Rhyner-StiftungResearch projectsmedical research
Life Sciences SwitzerlandCongress participation grantfor PhD students and LS2 members