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

15/Jul/2020

Call for proposals: Practice-to-Science

The SNSF awards Practice-to-Science grants to qualified experts with proven practical experience who were recently hired or wish to join a university of applied sciences or a university of teacher education as an assistant professor. The time-limited positions offer the opportunity of obtaining higher qualifications and converting to a permanent position.

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01/Aug/2020

Postdoc.Mobility

Postdoc.Mobility fellowships support postdocs who wish to conduct a research stay abroad.

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01/Sep/2020

Doc.Mobility

Doc.Mobility fellowships of the SNSF enable doctoral students to write part of their PhD at a host institution abroad. Doctoral students matriculated abroad must move to a new institution for the fellowship. These fellowships are awarded for 6 to 18 months.

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01/Sep/2020

Agora

The Agora scheme aims to promote the spread of knowledge, as well as the exchange of views and perspectives about scientific research. It therefore encourages projects involving two-way processes - with interaction and listening - which generate dialogues between researchers and the public.

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01/Sep/2020

Early Postdoc.Mobility

Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowships of the SNSF enable postdocs starting their career to spend a postdoc research stay abroad. In principle, these fellowships are awarded for 18 months, in justified cases for at least 12 months.

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10/Sep/2020

Doc.CH (HSS)

The Doc.CH grants in the humanities and social sciences (HSS) are awarded by the SNSF to promising researchers who wish to write a dissertation in the humanities and social sciences in Switzerland on a topic of their own choice.

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11/Sep/2020

Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme: call for proposals with India

Within the scope of the bilateral programmes of the Swiss Confederation, the SNSF and the Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT) are issuing a call for proposals.

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30/Sep/2020

SPIRIT (rolling call for pre-proposals)

SPIRIT facilitates knowledge exchange between Swiss researchers and researchers in selected partner countries of low and middle income.

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01/Oct/2020

Project funding

Under the project funding scheme, qualified researchers define their research themes and objectives themselves and conduct their project under their own responsibility.

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15/Oct/2020

Call of the Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme

The SNSF is participating in a further multilateral call for proposals within the scope of the Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme.

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02/Nov/2020

Investigator Initiated Clinical Trials (IICT) 2020

For the sixth time, the SNSF is launching a call for clinical studies on topics that are outside the industry focus.

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