The ETH4D Research Challenges enables collaborations between ETH researchers, non-academic partners and partners from the Global South to develop effective solutions for poverty reduction combining technologies, policies and a profound understanding of human behaviour.
Proposals need to address a clearly defined research question that has the objective of creating a positive impact for communities in a low- or lower middle- income country. The challenges addressed must be relevant for poor people in low- and middle-income countries. Preference will be given to low-income countries.
Grant sum: 10 - 100 kCHF
Matching Funds: The applicant and/or project partners must provide 70% of the requested grant sum in the form of cash contributions.
Project duration: 6 - 18 months
Eligible partner countries: Low- and middle-income countries
Application deadline: 28 February 2021