Call for Proposal

Call for proposals 2017

The FSM will support a study (overall budget CHF 150’000) on coupling mechanisms of weak EMF with biologi-cal matter on the cellular or subcellular level. Research may cover ELF or RF exposures.

Interested researchers can submit a pre-proposal (please use the form “pre-proposal” to be downloaded from our website). The description has to be very concise (preferably not exceeding two A4 pages). 

Deadline for the pre-proposal is October 15, 2017

All public and private Swiss and international research institutions may apply for funding. Pre-proposals will be assessed by the Scientific Committee of the FSM according to the usual evaluation criteria for research pro-jects. Successful applicants will probably be requested to provide some more details.

Questions can be addressed to:

Outline Projects

Outline projects must be submitted on the "Pre-Proposal" form. The outlines will be inspected by the FSM Scientific Committee. The applicants of the selected outline projects will be invited to develop their projects to Full Proposals ("Full-Proposal" form). Applications are invited from public and private research institutions and researcher in Switzerland and abroad.


Conditions for participating

All public and private research institutions in Switzerland and international may apply for research funding.

In principle, only high quality scientific research which complies with the aims of the research programme will be supported. An exception may be the provision of seed money to start preliminary projects in pioneering fields.