Joint Research Partnerships with Eastern Europe (SCOPES)

Eligible Geographic Areas
Select partner countries in Eastern Europe and New Independent States of the former Soviet Union

Information about the funding opportunity
Supports Eastern European researchers in the implementation of innovative projects in all areas of investigator-driven research.

Description, Remarks/Restrictions
Applicants must have a partner in Switzerland who is employed at one of the Swiss universities or Federal Institutes of Technology, a federal research institute or a university of applied sciences.

Funding Web Address

US$60,000 per application


How to apply
Guidelines will be available when a new call for proposals is launched.
List of FAQs is available at

Eligible research topics
All areas of investigator-driven research

Who can apply
Research Teams and institutions

Contact details

Contact Address
International Relations
Swiss National Science Foundation
Wildhainweg 3
P.O. Box 8232
CH-3001 Bern

+41 (31) 308 22 22

+41 (31) 301 30 09


Donor Organization(s)
  • Swiss National Science Foundation

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