/ Research, Doctorate/PhD

Call: Leading House Africa Research Partnership Grant II

Leading House Africa is inviting applications for Research Partnership Grant II. This grant is available to researchers who have between 3 and 5 years of post-doctoral experience and who are affiliated with a Swiss Institution of Higher Education. The goal of this instrument is to further develop, consolidate and expand relations and foster new collaborations between Swiss researchers and partners in Africa.

Swiss TPH, supported by the University of Basel, is the Leading House for bilateral research collaboration with partner institutions in Africa. Mandated by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) in 2017, the Leading House Basel promotes and fosters scientific cooperation with key institutions in Africa for the funding period 2021-2024.

Research Partnership Grant II

Grant per Project: Maximum CHF 25,000
Project Duration: Minimum: 3 months; maximum: 12 months
Eligible Applicants (Lead): Researchers with a minimum of 3 years and a maximum of 5 years postdoctoral experience. (Lead applicants must be affiliated  with a Swiss Institution of Higher Education [1])
Eligible Partner Countries: All African countries, except Maghreb region and Egypt
Submission Deadline: 2 October 2023 (17:00hrs CET)