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IBSA Foundation supports young students and researchers by awarding annual Fellowships (scholarships) in various fields of basic research and encourages academic study by supporting the Bachelor's and Master's programmes in Biomedicine at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI). 

Fellowship 2024 Call - Web - base

Each year the IBSA Foundation awards 6 scholarships, each in the amount of € 32,000, to young researchers under 40 years of age, from universities and institutes from all over the world, who distinguish themselves for their abilities and have particularly relevant projects underway in 4 research areas to which a Special Edition is added each year.

Call for applications is open.

USI Scholarships

Since 2017, the IBSA Foundation has been establishing annual renewable scholarships as a contribution to encourage academic studies in medicine. The scholarships are intended for students enrolled in Bachelor's and Master's programmes at the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Lugano.

The notice of competition will be available in June 2024.