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 Welcome to the
Franco Regli Foundation for the research in the field of neurodegenerative diseases 

Call for application

Franco Regli Prize 2022/2023

Application deadline: 20 January 2024

The Franco Regli Foundation invites outstanding researchers in the field of neurodegenerative diseases to apply for a CHF 10'000 prize, by sending a study of excellence published in 2022/2023 or accepted for publication in 2023.

Candidates are requested to send their scientific publication along with their CV and a list of their publications to the email below. In addition, a hard copy must be sent to the postal address below. If a work is not yet published but is accepted for publication, please attach the journal's letter of acceptance. Read more >





Fondation Franco Regli

c/o Maria Cristina Donati-Regli

Brunnadernstrasse 29

3006 Bern

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The Franco Regli Foundation supports research in the area of neurodegenerative diseases and awards scientific works in the field. Professor of Neurology Franco Regli has created the Foundation with the aim of supporting and encouraging researchers in the field of neuroscience.


From this impulse, the Foundation has established a prize to award the best scientific works in fundamental or clinical research within the field of neurodegenerative diseases.

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The Foundation awards a prize to a researcher or a research team working in Switzerland – regardless of their nationality – having achieved a high-quality scientific publication in fundamental or clinical research in the field of neurodegenerative diseases.

For a publication to be considered, it needs to be published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal or accepted for publication. 

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Donations to the Franco Regli Foundation for Research in the Field of Neurodegenerative Diseases are accepted with gratefulness and will serve in line with the aims of the Foundation. The Foundation is subjected to the Surveillance Authority LPP and the Foundations of Western Switzerland (Autorité de surveillance LPP et des Fondations de Suisse occidentale).

The Franco Regli Foundation is a non-profit foundation. Donations can be deducted from taxable income according to the Swiss cantonal laws. A donation’s certificate will be provided and acknowledgements might be published on this website upon request.


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Maria Cristina Donati-Regli

President of the Board of Foundation

Brunnadernstrasse 29, 3006 Berne

+41 31 352 06 56


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