2a) Have all important changes now been communicated?

The new Funding Regulations were published and commented on in autumn 2015. They took effect in January 2016. The fully revised General Implementation Regulations for the Funding Regulations also entered into force at the beginning of 2016. All changes in this context have been communicated on a dedicated website. Detailed information on the new Project Funding Regulations will be published on the SNSF website in February 2016. The SNSF can also stage special information events at higher education institutions upon request.