Funding Organizations

See also links:List of Funds from University of Zurich, List of Funds from Medical Faculty

CANCER RESEARCH Field of Research Scope of Funding Deadlines Financial Contribution/
Funding duration
Contact
Kurt und Senta Herrmann-Stiftung Cancer research
Rheumatology research
Research visits
Study visits
20. May

31. Dec.

1 year Dekanat der Med. Fakultät der Universität Zürich,Pestalozzistr. 3/5, 8091 Zürich, Tel. 044 634 10 78
A.+S. Huggenberger Stiftung Experimental, clinical, epidemiological and general cancer research - 20. May

20. October

Depending on application Dr.iur. Niklaus Wiget
Postfach 5
8024 Zürich
Tel. 044 268 47 47
Krebsliga Schweiz Cancer related research - 31. January

31. July

up to CHF 375'000/
max. 4 years

Scientific Office

Krebsliga Schweiz
Effingerstrasse 40, 3008 Bern
Tel: 031/3899116 Fax: 031/3899162
scientific-office@swisscancer.ch

Julius Müller-Stiftung zur Unterstützung der Krebsforschung Cancer research Start up financing
Bridging loan
31. March 1 year, may be extended once
(2 years max.)
Prof.Dr.  H. Moch
Department Pathologie
Schmelzbergstrasse 12, 8091 Zürich
Sassella-Stiftung Medical research, particulary cancer research PhD fellowships
Travel expenses
Consumables
Events
Project grants
30. Sept. Age limit: 35 years Zürcher Kantonalbank
PRF Stiftungen, Postfach, 8010 Zürich
Sophienstiftung zur Förderung der klinischen Krebsforschung Clinical cancer research Project grants in Zurich canton 15. March CHF 50'000/
1 year
Dr. jur. Jürg Peyer, Peyer Partner, Löwenstrasse 17, 8001 Zürich j.peyer@peyerpartner.ch
Contact: Prof. R. Stahel, Klinik und Poliklinik für Onkologie, USZ,
CH 8091 Zürich, rolf.stahel@usz.ch
Stiftung zur Krebsbekämpfung Combating cancer (multidisciplinary) No salaries
Consumables
- - Dr. Alex H. Weber
Talacker 21, 8001 Zürich
Tel. 044 211 18 34
Desireé und Niels Yde Stiftung Cancer research and multiple sclerosis Project grants each year different CHF 300'000 Desirée und Niels Yde Stiftung
Hottingerstrasse 17
8023 Zürich
OTHER FOUNDATIONS Field of Research Scope of Funding Deadlines Financial Contribution/
Funding duration
Contact
Prof. Dr. Max Cloetta Stiftung Medical research Cloetta Prize
Positions
31.July 2017 5 years Sekretariat Prof. Dr. Max Cloetta
Schaffhauserstrasse 43, Postfach
8042 Zürich
Tel. 044 3504435, Fax. 044 3504432
EMDO-Stiftung Medicine or related natural sciences Young investigator, salaries 1. April
1. October 
CHF 40'000/person EMDO Stiftung
Ryser Treuhand
Christian Ryser
Zurlindenstrasse 134
8036 Zürich
Telefon: 044 454 36 76
emdo-stiftung@bluewin.ch
Anna-Feddersen-Wagner-Fonds Medical and chemical research - - -

UZH Grants Office

Künstlergasse 15, 8001 Zürich
Tel. 044 634 20 30
cornelia.kuster@forschung.uzh.ch

Forschungskredit der Universität Zürich Funding of research projects presented by outstanding young scientists with a Lizenziat UZH - 1. February

CHF 50'000-100'000
max. 2 years

UZH Grants Office

Künstlergasse 15, 8001 Zürich
Tel. 044 634 53 89
support@forschung.uzh.ch

Gebert Rüf Stiftung Medical research Promotion of innovation
Project grants
1. February
1. May
1. Sept.
1. Dec.
-

Gebert Rüf Stiftung
Bäumleingasse 22, 4051 Basel
Tel 061 270 88 22, Fax 061 270 88 23

info@grstiftung.ch

Hartmann Müller-Stiftung Medical (primarily basic) research Salaries
Consumables
Equipment
Travel reimbursement
1. February 1. June
1. October
maximum

CHF 100'000/

10 years

Prof. Bruno Weber
Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie
Winterthurerstr. 190, 8057 Zürich
Tel.: 044 635 60 85
bweber@pharma.uzh.ch
Marie-Heim-Vögtlin-Fonds Supports women in medical and biological research Salaries 1. April 2 years, extension possible for max. 2 further years Abteilung Karrieren
Marie Heim-Vögtlin

Wildhainweg 3, Postfach, 3001 Bern
Tel. 031 308 22 22, mhv@snf.ch
Theodor und Ida Herzog-Egli Stiftung Medical research und training - 30. April
31. October
CHF 20'000-25'000/
1 year
Theodor und Ida Herzog-Egli Stiftung
c/o Prof. Dr. med. Renate Gay - Präsidentin
Letzistrasse 50, 8006 Zürich
renate.gay@sgreg.ch
Helmut Horten Stiftung Financial contributions to medical reasearch facilities, hospitals, and other health care institutions, as well as to indiviuals who are in need of medical care. - 15. March

15. Sept.

-

World Trade Center
Postfach 303, 6982 Agno
tel.: 091 610 22 80

info@helmut-horten-stiftung.org

Hochschul-Stiftung Medical research : acquisition of instruments, collections or literature. Funding of scientific venues (seminars, meetings) - - -

UZH

Künstlergasse 15, 8001 Zürich sabine.meier@prof.uzh.ch

Holcim-Stiftung All scientific disciplines; further education/specialisation in a given area Advanced projects
Habilitation
30. April

31. October

CHF 250'000 /

Age limit: 35 years

Im Schachen, 5113 Holderbank
Tel. 058 858 58 94
stiftung-wissen@holcim.com
Janggen-Pöhn-Stiftung Medical research Study fees
No salaries
-

Age limit: 32 years,
Swiss citizen

Janggen-Pöhn Stiftung
Marktplatz 4, Postfach 646, 9004 St. Gallen
Tel. 071 227 25 25

janggen-poehn@scheiwilerjoos.ch

Hermann Klaus-Stiftung Medical research at the University of Zurich  Project grants (medical projects)
No salaries
No travel expenses
- -
Hermann Klaus-Stiftung
c/o WildbachPartner AG
Wildbachstrasse 46, 8008 Zürich
Novartis Stiftung zur Förderung der medizinisch-biologischen Forschung Medical and medically-oriented research in biology/biochemistry - 1. February
15. May
1. October
CHF 60'000/
1 year

Dr. Reto Naef; Florentin Naef
Novartis Stiftung für medizinisch-biologische Forschung

+41 61 696 38 61
med_biol.foundation@novartis.com

Privatdozenten-Stiftung Support of research work of privat lecturers - -

CHF 5'000

Age limit: 45 years

UZH Grants Office

Frau Cornelia Kuster
Künstlergasse 15, 8001 Zürich
Tel. 044 634 20 30
cornelia.kuster@forschung.uzh.ch

Fritz-Rohrer-Fonds Medicine, art history und music - - -

UZH Grants Office

Frau Cornelia Kuster
Künstlergasse 15, 8001 Zürich
Tel. 044 634 20 30
cornelia.kuster@forschung.uzh.ch

Schweizerische Akademie der medizinischen Wissenschaften Medicine and veterinary medicine - - CHF 60'000/
3 years

Dr. Myriam Tapernoux

Haus der Akademien
Laupenstrasse 7, CH-3001 Bern
m.tapernoux@samw.ch
mail@samw.ch
Tel:+41 31 306 92 70

Schweizerischer Nationalfonds Diverse research programs - 1. April
1. October

Max. 750'000/

3 years

Wildhainweg 3, 3001 Bern
Tel 031 308 22 22
com@snf.ch
Walter und Gertrud Siegenthaler Stiftung Medical research, postdoctoral fellowships - 4. January

CHF 50'000/

1 year

Walter und Gertrud Siegenthaler Stiftung
c/o UZH Foundation
Kathrin Zobel
Culmannstrasse 1, 8006 Zürich
Telefon: +41(0)44 634 61 89
kathrin.zobel@uzhfoundation.ch