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Swiss Network for
International Studies

Funding

Funding pluri-disciplinary and policy
relevant research projects linked to the international agenda

Promoting

Promoting international studies in Switzerland through events, media and content creation

Connecting

Connecting Switzerland’s academics to International Geneva by making relevant research easily accessible

Latest Projects

To what extent does the concept of gridlock apply to the global health governance and account for its deficiencies? What is the potential for reform?
Which types of intertemporal cost distributions are likely to find majority support in industrialised emitter countries?
What are the design, evolution, and effects of the international investment agreements currently in practice?

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Our Funding Opportunities and Awards

Call for Projects

The annual SNIS Call for Projects invites pluridisciplinary teams from academia, International Organizations and NGOs to submit project proposals. Project support is granted for up to two years and a maximum funding envelope of CHF 300’000.

International
Geneva Award

The IG Award is a prize for high-quality, policy-relevant academic papers. The papers must be in the domain of international studies and their findings must be relevant for / applicable to the work of International Organisations.

SNIS award for theses in international studies

The SNIS Award is a prize for the best PhD thesis in international studies. The thesis must be in the domain of international studies and its findings must be relevant for / applicable to the work of International Organizations.