Funding infos Archive


InnoPACTT: a financial support to create your start-up. Deadline: Apr. 5, 2021

Are you a UNIL-CHUV researcher, you want to create a start-up and you are looking for funding to start it?

Apply for a one-year InnoTREK grant for your spin-off project resulting from UNIL-CHUV research!

PACTT, the UNIL-CHUV technology transfer office, is opening a call for projects, “InnoTREK”, as part of the InnoPACTT financial support, intended to accelerate innovation and the creation of spin-offs.
With this support, the PACTT wants to encourage researchers who have an innovative idea to embark on the entrepreneurial adventure.

Next project submission deadline: April 5, 2021
Phone: 021 314 39 84/021 314 49 58/021 314 82 19
Further information:


Postdoc Funding chats, an event dedicated to specific grants every month until May 2021

If you’re looking to apply for a postdoc fellowship, you’re having difficulties navigating the jungle of possibilities, or you’re looking for someone to exchange experiences with, this is your chance!

If you’re looking to apply for a postdoc fellowship or independent grant, you’re having difficulties navigating the jungle of possibilities, or you’re looking for someone to exchange experiences with, this is your chance! 
We would like to invite you all to join us for

our Spring series on ZOOM:

Feb 4: EMBO Special 
 March 4: PRIMA & Ambizione
April 8: HFSP Fellowships
May 6: ERC Starting Grants & Eccellenza
June 3: MSCA Fellowships

starting 5.30 pm on ZOOM

Please consult our webpage for specific support on postdoc funding opportunities or email


SNSF & Innosuisse funding scheme events, Nov. 5 & 11 and Dec. 11, 2020

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and Innosuisse will organise three information events for researchers from all higher education institutions on November 5th and 11th 2020 and on December 11th 2020.

You will be able to attend these presentations of the SNSF and Innosuisse funding schemes online and you will also have the opportunity to ask questions to the persons responsible by Q&A sessions.

Do not hesitate to consult the program and to sign up through the link :


Call for applications – Subsides « Tremplin », deadline: 06.09.2020

The Equal Opportunities Office is pleased to announce that applications for the “Tremplin” grant in support of young female academics are now open!

 Application deadline: September 6, 2020.

“Tremplin” grants aims to support women planning to pursue an academic career in offering them more opportunities to develop their scientific record (publication, fieldwork, scientific stay abroad, etc.). Candidates can apply for a grant of max. 25’000 CHF in order to be relieved of their administrative or teaching assignments for up to 12 months. From 2019 on, candidates can also apply for a grant in order to get technical support in their research activities (see changes in grant regulation art. 1 and 4).

Women holding non-tenured postdoc positions are eligible, specifically premières-assistantes, maîtres assistantes and assistant professors. Exceptionally, women holding other types of postdoc academic positions and showing evidence of their motivation in pursuing an academic career may also apply, provided their application responds to the grant’s objective to support women in developing their academic career and accessing professorship.

Applicants must hold a contract position at the University of Lausanne. Researchers under contract with the CHUV can also apply provided they are not eligible for CHUV-specific programmes.

For further information regarding application and conditions, please visit our website.

For any question please contact Roxane Roduit by email ( or phone (021 692 20 84).



Funding opportunities: numerous deadlines in May 2020

The FMB’s website gathers application information and deadlines about internal and external fundings for the Faculty’s researchers.
Useful links will quickly lead you to the submission procedures regarding:



InnoPACTT: a financial support to create your start-up. (deadline April 28, 2020)

Vous êtes un·e chercheur·euse de l’UNIL-CHUV, vous souhaitez créer une start-up et vous cherchez un financement pour la démarrer? Faites une demande pour une bourse InnoTREK d’une année pour votre projet de spin-off issu de la recherche UNIL-CHUV!

PACTT, l’office de transfert de technologies UNIL-CHUV, ouvre un appel à projets, «InnoTREK», faisant partie du suppport financier InnoPACTT, destiné à accélérer l’innovation et la création de spin-off. Avec ce support, le PACTT veut encourager les chercheur·euse·s qui ont une idée novatrice à se lancer dans l’aventure entrepreneuriale.

Prochain délai de soumission des projets: 28 avril 2020

Tél: 021 314 39 84 / 021 314 49 58 / 021 314 82 19