FUNDING PROGRAMME

Biostime Institute for Nutrition and Care – Geneva grants for research scientists

Biostime Institute for Nutrition and Care – Geneva welcomes grant applications from research scientists based in Universities, hospitals or other academic institutions. The research grants aim to provide financial support for innovative research projects.

RESEARCH TOPICS :  

1. Infant gut microbiota & allergy

2. Skin microbiota

3. Infant brain development

4. Child obesity and nutrition

5. Postpartum depression

PROCESS AND TIMELINES 

STEP 1  : Submission of abstracts (Pre-selection)

Deadline March 30th 2018 – Submission of abstract (online application)

STEP 2 : Submission of Full Application Dossier 

  • Selected applicants will receive by email a Full application Dossier to complete
  • Deadline April 20th  2018 – Submission of Full Dossier

 FUNDINGS : 

  • From 35’000 to 50’000 Euros*

* A bonus of 5’000 Euros will be granted for publication of research in Journals with an Impact factor > 2.5

REQUIREMENTS FOR FUNDINGS : 

Research will lead to a publication in a peer-reviewed Journal.

 ROADMAP :

  • Applicants will send abstracts (online application) :  Up to March 30th 2018
  • Preselection of applications : March 30th 2018
  • Selected applications will receive by email a Full Application to complete and send  :  Up to April 20th, 2018
  • Examination of Full Dossier / Applications by the Scientific Committee : May 08th, 2018
  • Final Decision and Communication to applicants :  May 15th
  • Establishing of Financing Agreements : May 15th June
  • Start of research projects : June 15th – October 15th

PROJECTS THAT DO NOT RECEIVE FUNDING :  

1. Doubtful sustainability

2. Research on food policy, food production or food technology

 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE – STEP 1 : PRESELECTION

Note to the applicants : Please ensure  all fields and the captcha are completed on the application form. Your application will be validated and submited once all fields are completed in this section.

Please read carefully the guidelines (download) and complete the fields below

If you have any questions about BINC Geneva’s funding process, please email us at contact@binc-geneva.org 

Application form : Please fill in all the fields below :

 

Application form

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