Leading House Africa – Call for Proposals: Research Partnership Grant

Publié le 17.08.2021. Mis à jour le 17.08.2021.

The LH Africa, hosted by the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, is calling for applications for Research Partnership Grants I. The goal of this instrument is to further develop, consolidate and expand relations and foster new collaborations between Swiss researchers and partners in Africa. Eligible Partner Countries are all African countries, except Maghreb region and Egypt.

Proposals from advanced PhD students and early postdoctoral researchers affiliated with a Swiss research institution are expected from the following two areas: i) Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, and ii) STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) including biological sciences and medicine. Up to CHF 15'000 can be awarded per project.

The deadline for submission is 15 September 2021.

Detailed information and submission documents can be found on the Swiss TPH website.


Contact within HES-SO R-I department: Vincent Moser, ri-ch(at)