Journalists and staff at NGOs or other institutions who are investigating in developing or emerging countries can submit a proposal.
The Public Eye Investigative Award is accepting research projects on the activities of Swiss companies in developing countries.
Works must be as yet unpublished and shine a spotlight on human rights violations, environmental crimes, corruption or illegitimate financial practices.
The total amount to be allocated is CHF20,000 (US$20,636), typically between one or two projects.
The deadline is March 9.