Velux Stiftung - Daylight research

Research and Transfer Service

Submission deadline: 30 September 2023

Deadline: 30 September, 2023

Velux Stiftung wants to contribute to research on the effects and utilization of daylight in three fields:

  • Daylight and humans
  • Daylight and nature
  • Daylight technology

Daylight Research is a highly interdisciplinary funding area, and projects that integrate several disciplines.


  • At least one partner needs to be from a university or another research institution.
  • Other partners can be forest owners, practitioners, consulting or governmental agencies, etc.
  • The PI needs to be a person with a permanent employment status.

Funding and duration

The project's duration is from 1 to 4 years.
The fungind is from CHF 50,000 to CHF 100,000 per year with at least 10% to be used for knowledge transfer.

For more information, please contact Lisa Parolini or visit the dedicated webpage.