University Internal Funding Programs
Find out more here.
Funding instrument to support junior researchers with care responsibilities.
More information about the 120%-Care-Grant.
Faculty Internal Funding Programs
Faculty Membership Based on Excellence
The Medical Faculty has an interest in promoting excellence in research and teaching. We offer the opportunity to join the faculty to researchers conducting excellent research and/or teaching.
he application can be submitted annually to the Strategy and Promotion Commission until April 30. The next call is open until 30 April 2023.
Membership begins on August 1 (fall semester).
Find all information and application forms here (in German)
Faculty membership based on excellence in Teaching as of 1st August 2021
Prof. Dr. Dr. med. et MME Sören Huwendiek, Institute für Medical Education
Faculty membership based on excellence in research as of 1st August 2022
Prof. Dr. med. Wolf Hautz, Department of Emergency Medicine
Prof. Dr. med. Gilles Wandeler, Department of Infectious Disease
SF-Board Project Calls for the promotion of strategic research priorities at university units of the Inselspital
An annual call for proposals is launched to support collaborative research projects that correspond to the strategic priorities of the Medical Faculty. Next call in 2023.
SF Board Project Call 2023
Please find out more about the current call in the section “current tenders”.
Project support by Alumni MedBern
The Alumni MedBern association supports projects within the Faculty of Medicine that serve teaching, research or public relations. In particular, innovative projects that benefit a broad circle of staff and students of the Faculty are to be supported. You can find the regulations for the support of projects by Alumni MedBern here
Fund for the financing of employment extensions for young researchers based on COVID-19
This fund is intended to support particularly talented students with high potential who have already achieved a certain scientific output and are enrolled in the 3rd or 4th year at a Graduate School of the University of Bern. The salary of doctoral students can be financed from this fund for a maximum of 6 months.