European Joint Programme Cofund
EJP Cofund under Horizon 2020 is a co-fund action designed to support coordinated national research and innovation programmes.
EIC Horizon Prize for "Early Warning for Epidemics" (Epidemics-EICPrize-2020)
The challenge is to develop a scalable, reliable and cost-effective early warning system prototype to forecast and monitor vector-borne diseases in order to contribute to the prevention of outbreaks mitigating their impact on local, regional and global scales and providing support to existing elimination efforts.
Deadline: September 1st, 2020 (17:00h, Swiss time)
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA)
MSCA are open to all domains of research and innovation, from basic research to market take-up and innovation services. As mobility is a key element in all MSCA, researchers only receive funding if they move from one country to another.
- Individual Fellowships (MSCA-IF-2020)
Deadline: September 9th, 2020 (17:00h, Swiss time)
- Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (MSCA-COFUND-2020)
Deadline: September 29th, 2020 (17:00h, Swiss time)
Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI)
Future and Emerging Technologies (FET)
FET supports collaborative research in order to accelerate development of the most promising emerging areas of science and technology.
PRACE Fast Track Call for Proposals
Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) is welcoming project proposals requesting computing resources to contribute to the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This applies, without being exhaustive, to the following topics: molecular biology, bioinformatics, epidemiology, etc. Swiss National Supercomputing Center (CSCS) is a partner.
Deadline: open until further notice
Switzerland is fully associated to Horizon 2020 (factsheet)
Participants from CH institutions must apply for all Horizon 2020 and Euratom calls as participants from an associated country and request their funding from the European Commission.
State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation: SERI - website