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

24/10/2017

ERA-NET HERA "Public Spaces"

The ERA-NET HERA has launched a call for proposals for the Joint Research Programme "Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe". Consortia involving at least four partner countries are eligible to participate.

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01/11/2017

Investigator Initiated Clinical Trials (IICT)

The SNSF launches a third call for clinical trials in areas outside the industry focus.

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01/11/2017

Ambizione

Ambizione enables young researchers in all disciplines to start doing independent research. The 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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01/11/2017

PRIMA - first call for proposals

PRIMA grants are aimed at excellent female researchers in Switzerland and abroad who aspire to a professorship in Switzerland.

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14/11/2017

Bilateral programme with the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST): SNSF-JST Call 2017

In the context of the bilateral programmes initiated by the federal government, the SNSF and the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) are issuing a call for joint research projects (JRPs).

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30/11/2017

EqUIP - EU-India Platform for the Social Sciences and Humanities

The SNSF is taking part in the first call for proposals of the EU-India Platform for the Social Sciences and Humanities (EqUIP).

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01/12/2017

Sinergia

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

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15/01/2018

Congressi Stefano Franscini: call for conference proposals 2019

The Congressi Stefano Franscini, conference platform of the ETH Zurich, offers scientists the possibility of organising research conferences at Monte Verità. Deadline for submitting proposals for 2019: 15 January 2018.

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19/01/2018

Croatian-Swiss Research Programme: launch of thematically open call

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and its Croatian counterpart are launching the Croatian-Swiss Research Programme. The purpose of the thematically open call is to finance ten to twelve projects, provided that a sufficient number of high-quality proposals are submitted.

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01/02/2018

The SNSF launches 2017 NCCR call

The SNSF today launched the call for a 5th series of National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCRs). The submission deadline for outline proposals is 1 February 2018, with research expected to start in early 2020.

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09/03/2018

2017-2018 Belmont Forum / BiodivERsA joint call: “Scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services”

The Belmont Forum and BiodivERsA are launching the 2017-2018 joint call for funding international transdisciplinary research projects on scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem services.

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