Dr. Josef Steiner
The Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Research Foundation

The Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Research Foundation Award 2021

The Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Foundation
(established in 1985)

is proud to announce the call for 2021 Cancer Research Award


If so, you are invited to apply for the Award.


Priority will be given to applications from scientists based within European institutions.

The selection process follows a 3-stage procedure:

First, an outline of the submitted project will be evaluated. The deadline for submission of the project outline is April 15th 2020.

Second, authors of the most promising four to six project outlines will be requested to provide a full research project by September 1st 2020 that will be reviewed by international experts.

Finally, interviews will be held in Bern, Switzerland in January 2021.

The announcement of the Award will be made in February 2021. Earliest project start is March 1st, 2021.

The official prize ceremony will take place at the University of Bern in October, 2021.

The Application forms are available for download at www.steinerstiftung.unibe.ch. Please return the forms together with the requested documents by e-mail as a single PDF document (no scans) to:

Prof. Stephan Rohr, President of the Foundation, Institut für Physiologie, Bühlplatz 5, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland, Tel: ++41 631 87 46/11, e-Mail: stephan.rohr@pyl.unibe.ch

Please direct any administrative queries to:

Ms. Marie-Louise Messerli, Institut für Physiologie , Bühlplatz 5, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland, messerli@pyl.unibe.ch