MHV grants are aimed at female doctoral students and postdocs in Switzerland who had to interrupt or reduce their research activities due to family commitments. Thanks to MHV grants, candidates can boost or re-start their career with a research project of their own and improve their scientific profile.
Geschäftsstelle der Forschungskommission
Dr. Stefan Graf
Fon: +41 (0)71 224 2879
Auf Herbst 2017 wird PRIMA (Promoting Women in Academia) als neues Förderungsinstrument für exzellente Forscherinnen auf Postdoc-Stufe eingeführt.
Annually: 2nd August
Level of education
PhD student, Researcher with Ph.D.
scholarships / personnel costs, project
The grant includes the salary of the grantee for up to two years and, in addition, it can cover a portion of the research costs as well as childcare costs. It is possible to work part-time.