The Palatin Foundation is committed to the future opportunities of children, adolescents and young adults. It supports practical and research organisations and manages its own projects. The organisations have their headquarters in Switzerland and their field of activity in Switzerland or Europe. In the humanitarian field worldwide, the Foundation cooperates with permanent partners.

The Board decides on the applications on two dates each year. Applications can be submitted at any time. If you would like your application to be dealt with in the current calendar year, we recommend that you comply with the next submission deadline.

Next deadlines for submission of applications by subject area:
Medical research: June 30, 2020
Training: June 30 and December 31, 2020
Education: June 30 and December 31, 2020


We are looking foreward to receive applications in the following subject areas:

Education, Training and Medical research

Find out more about the input conditions here.


Click here to learn more about the project “Forster child – next generation”

In collaborazione con l’associazione svizzera bambini in affidamento e adottati PACH e l'associazione professionale per l'educazione sociale e la pedagogia speciale INTEGRAS la Fondazione Palatin sta realizzando il progetto «Bambini in affidamento – futura generazione». Si tratta di un progetto a livello nazionale che quindi tiene conto anche del Cantone Ticino.
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