Open call – Bianual Plan Univalle and EPFL

Univalle and EPFL have a long standing agreement to maintain and foster academic collaboration between research leaders of both institutions. 


The primary goal of this agreement is to support existing collaboration projects on the long term. As a secondary objective, it seeks the promotion of new projects, whenever these latter are embedded into a large and long standing effort to build a partnership between two or more partner group leaders. Within the framework of this agreement, the following calls for 2014-2015 are open:

  • Short duration internship (3 months) at the EPFL; aimed at teachers or postgraduate students from Univalle.
  • Short duration internship (3 months) at UNIVALLE; for students from the EPFL.
  • Support to visits of senior researchers of the two institutions in order to create, coordinate and strengthen collaboration on research projects
  • Opening: May 21st 2015
  • Deadline: day 15th of every month.


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Open call – FLASH Research Projects with India

The aim of the FLASH project is to enable scientists to study an external event of exceptional scope and nature

For the current phase covering 2013-2016, the SERI has entrusted EPFL with the task of expanding the existing scientific collaboration with India, and implementing new instruments for funding. The FLASH Research Programme is a new funding instrument that allows researchers to react quickly in case of exceptional events by setting up joint research projects between partners from India and Switzerland.

  • Opening: March 16th 2015
  • Deadline: Latest project completion deadline, December 30th  2016
  • More information (Available in EN)