ETH4D Research Challenges

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.

ETH Zurich

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

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