EPFL Foundations Day 2022

@ 2017 EPFL

Are you interested in learning more about how local and international grant-making foundations support Swiss-based research?  

Whether you have just started exploring the funding landscape or are a seasoned grantee, we invite you to join us to hear from renowned presenters representing foundations near and far. This combined with numerous networking opportunities will give the prefect platform to jumpstart your foundation-funded project. Researchers from all disciplines are welcome! 

Date: Thursday, 15 September 2022 
Time: 09:00-16:00
Place: EPFL Polydome
Audience: Researchers from across Switzerland 
Cost: EPFL internal – free; external – 80CHF



The program for the event includes not only the most important grant making foundations in Switzerland, but also European and American invitees.

During the plenary sessions, you will be introduced to our invited foundations and learn the ins-and-outs of their funding mechanisms (hint: they operate in unique ways!). You will also hear testimonials from EPFL grantees about how to best approach foundations. Beyond this, you will have the opportunity to meet the speakers and grantees during numerous networking breaks.



If you have any questions, please contact the EPFL Research Office ([email protected]

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