Call for Projects

MCID project funding call: Early-Career Research Grant for Women

The MCID Bern launched a second call for project funding in March 2022; the Early-Career Research Grant for Women (ECRG-W). This call was open exclusively to early-career researchers who identify as women and are/will be based at the University of Bern, the Bern University Hospital/Inselspital or officially associated institutes. The MCID is dedicated to the study and mitigation of health, healthcare, societal, ethical and economic risks from infectious diseases and welcomes applications from a wide range of academic disciplines.

The deadline for application was Friday 20th May 2022, 17:00 (CEST). Submitted applications are currently under review.

Please consult the documents below for further information. if you have any queries regarding MCID project funding or the application process, please contact Dr. Rebecca Limenitakis (

Past project call

The 17 projects selected for funding are presented here.

Read more here about the details of this funding call and click here for an overview of the reviewing process for submitted proposals.