SNSF Agora Rolling call (max. CHF 50'000)

Servizio ricerca e trasferimento del sapere

SNSF Agora scheme aims to foster dialogue between scientists and society. It encourages researchers to communicate their current research to a non-specialist audience.
Projects with a budget of up to CHF 200,000 (Agora projects) need to be submitted by the Agora submission deadline at 17:00 CET, set annually around mid-October. Funding decisions are communicated in March the following year.
Projects with a budget lower than CHF 50,000 (Agora rolling call projects) can be submitted all year round. Funding decisions will be ​communicated within four months.
The project plan for small Agora projects is limited to 5 pages.

Participation requirements:
Researchers based in Switzerland or doing their research abroad under an SNSF fellowship may submit an Agora application irrespective of their career level and their experience in science communication. The topic communicated by the Agora project must be clearly linked to the recent research of the applicant(s).