Walder Foundation - Applied research call 2023

Servizio ricerca e trasferimento del sapere

Submission deadline: 18 Agosto 2023

Deadline: 18 August, 2023

The Walder Foundation supports groundbreaking projects in the area of applied research.

Support to:

  • Innovative projects
  • Applied research focusing on new insights and practical solutions for life in old age.

Award criteria:

  • Emphasis on fresh ideas, novel approaches, creative applications, and advancements of existing concepts and projects.
  • Expertise and networking capabilities of individuals or organizations involved.
  • Practical feasibility of research projects, including potential for rapid implementation, scalability, and sustainable funding.

Duration and funding
A grant agreement is concluded for grants of more than CHF 30,000.

Not funded:

  • Basic equipment for homes or institutions.
  • Operational expenses for regular functioning.
  • Individual assistance or support.
  • Research lacking practical relevance.
  • Medical research.
  • Political projects.
  • For-profit companies.

Please note that the application is to be submitted in German.

For more information, you can contact: Lisa Parolini and visit the dedicated website.