BRIDGE Proof of Concept

Research and Transfer Service

Submission deadline: 4 March 2024

Deadline: 4 March, 2024

Eligibility

  • For Ph.D. students, postdoc students, senior researchers, professors
  • Researchers of Swiss federal and cantonal universities
  • Research institutions in Switzerland must be accredited by swissuniversities.
  • A researcher can apply to this call regardless of their nationalities
  • The application must be submitted as an individual, not as part of a group

Funding and Duration

  • BRIDGE Proof of Concept:
    • Covers PI Salary and costs directly linked to project execution; max. CHF 130,000 per year.
    • Funding duration is twelve months, with a possible extension of six months.
  • General BRIDGE benefits: Support for participation in Innosuisse’s Start-up Training and Assisted Patent Search scheme.

Timeline of the Call

Next submission deadlines (5pm Swiss time):

  • 29th call: 4 March 2024
  • 30th call: 3 June 2024
  • 31st call: 2 September 2024
  • 32nd call: 2 December 2024
  • Interviews 2024:

  • 29th call: 2/3 May 2024
  • 30th call: 20/21 August 2024
  • 31st call: 12/13 November 2024

Further information
BRIDGE website
Contact
Marcello Triulzio