ETH Zurich makes competitive grants in two programs sponsored by its World Food System Center. They are: (i) Sustainability in Food Value Chains (Cooperative Research Program); and (ii) Organic Production Systems for Food Security (Mercator Research Program). Principal Investigators must be current members of the World Food System Center. Co-applicants can be from other research institutions in Switzerland or other countries
Information for Applicants
Applicants should review the important information below, which applies to all WFS Grant programs. Further details and application templates can be found in the individual call documents and on the webpages for each of the programs.
Principal Investigators must be current members of the World Food System Center. See individual calls for additional requirements.
Co-applicants can be from the ETH Zurich, Eawag, or any other research institutions in Switzerland or abroad.
The deadline for submitting proposals is the same each year for all calls and programs: 1 November, 17.00 CET.
Decisions will be communicated approximately four months after the submission deadline.