Synapsis Foundation - Research Grants for Principal Investigators

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Submission deadline:

Submission deadline: 20 June, 2021

Synapsis Foundation - Alzheimer Research Switzerland ARS announces a Research Grants competition. The aim is to support innovative research projects on Alzheimer’s disease and related neurodegenerative disorders, directed by independent principal investigators at Swiss Universities and Research Institutions.

Funding and duration

Funded projects are supported with up to CHF 300’000 for up to 3 years.


High-risk proposals based on sound science and truly original ideas related to the following topics:

  • Research in genetics, molecular and cell biology of Alzheimer’s disease or related neurodegenerative disorders.
  • Innovative clinical approaches towards the pre-symptomatic diagnosis or therapeutic interventions in neurodegenerative diseases.

For further information please read the official Call (attached), visit the Synapsis Foundation website or contact Ms. Janice Casarella.