Calls for proposals

A funding proposal is regarded as submitted in due time if received by the SNSF on the last day of the deadline or by 17.00h Swiss local time on the submission date. If the deadline or the submission date falls on a Saturday, a Sunday or a holiday recognised under Swiss federal law, the deadline or submission date will be moved forward to 17.00h Swiss local time on the next working day.

Submission deadline Funding scheme

25/Oct/2018

Pre-registration with the French ANR for Lead Agency applications in 2019

If you are planning to submit an application with a French research partner, you can do so with a Lead Agency proposal. In 2019, all applications need to be submitted to the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR). If you intend to submit a proposal, you need to pre-register with the ANR by 25 October 2018, 1 p.m. CET.

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01/Nov/2018

PRIMA

PRIMA grants are aimed at excellent women researchers who show a high potential for obtaining a professorship.

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01/Nov/2018

Ambizione

Ambizione grants are aimed at young researchers who wish to conduct, manage and lead an independent project at a Swiss higher education institution.

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01/Nov/2018

Investigator Initiated Clinical Trials (IICT)

For the fourth time, the SNSF is launching a call for independent, clinical studies.

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15/Nov/2018

NRP "Welfare and Coercion" launches second Call

22 projects were approved after the first call for NRP 76. A second call is now being launched to fill the remaining research gaps.

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15/Nov/2018

FLARE

Second call launched for the 2017-2020 period

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01/Dec/2018

Sinergia

Sinergia promotes interdisciplinary collaboration between two to four applicants whose project involves breakthrough research.

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10/Dec/2018

BRIDGE Proof of Concept

The ninth call for BRIDGE Proof of Concept projects is open until 10 December 2018. Young researchers who want to apply their research results and realize an innovative product or service can submit their project proposal.

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15/Jan/2019

CHIST-ERA: Call 2018

The ERA-NET CHIST-ERA supports European research collaborations in information and communication sciences and technologies.

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19/Feb/2019

NORFACE: pre-announcement of the Governance call

NORFACE is launching the call “Democratic governance in a turbulent age (Governance)” in December 2018. The call will be open to all researchers in the social sciences and humanities in Switzerland.

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17/May/2019

Brazilian-Swiss Joint Research Programme

In the context of the bilateral programmes initiated by the Swiss government, the SNSF, the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) and the Brazilian National Council of State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) are issuing a call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs).

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