As international organization, the Foundation is dedicated to making high altitude research possible for its member countries as well as for other interested institutions.

Research groups at Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat are supported with administrative assistance and information from the Foundation’s offices that are located at the University of Bern, Switzerland.

Step 1: First Contact

Are you interested in applying for a working space in our research stations?

Write us a short description and goal of your project, including the expected duration and the number of researchers involved. Send it as an e-mail or letter to:

The Director
High Altitude Research Stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat
Sidlerstrasse 5
CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
Telephone: +41 (0)31 684 40 52

Step 2: Application

After negotiations with the director, you will be requested to fill out the application form available below.

Open Application Form

Details about applying are found in Section 6 of the Regulations.