Call for Proposal

Call for proposals 2018

The FSM will support an empirical study (overall budget CHF 150’000) on questions about the perception, acceptance, or utilization of EMF technologies, and/or the impact of mobile communication technologies on, for instance, human language or behavior. Proposals in the area of risk-communication are also welcome. The projects may address both ELF and/or RF technologies. Of special interest are proposals focusing on 5G.

Deadline for the pre-proposal is October 15, 2018.

Link to the call 2018

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.