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Student Projects

The funding programme "U Change - Student Projects for Sustainable Development (2017 - 2020)" is run by the Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net) of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences  and supported by the University of Bern with matching funds (Strategy implementation 2021). The programme funds innovative projects in the following areas: student projects and student project incubators for sustainable development.

The sixth Call for Proposals has been launched.

Application deadlines

Deadline for Declarations of Intent: 5 January 2020

Deadline for Project Applications: 29 February 2020

Support plattform

Platform viSibly linkeD

The University of Bern’s Association for Sustainable Development (BENE) and Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) are working towards a common goal: transformation towards Sustainable Development (SD). They offer a platform that links students of all disciplines, they promote student activities towards Sustainable Development and make them visible.


The Platform viSibly linkeD offers on 17th of December a workshop to support students with their project application. Click here to find further information about the workshop.