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New Horizons website

With the launch of its new website, you can now read the research magazine Horizons of the SNSF and the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences on your mobile phone and share it online: Continue

  • International collaboration: 13 new COST projects

    The SNSF is supporting 13 cross-border projects taking part in the European COST programme with a total amount of 3.9 million Swiss francs.


  • New agreement with Sweden and Norway

    To facilitate the cooperation between researchers from Switzerland and Sweden and Norway the SNSF has concluded an agreement with both funding agencies.


  • Tour de Suisse videos 2017

    The SNSF presented its funding schemes at various higher education institutions during its "Tour de Suisse" in November 2017. The videos of these presentations are now available in English, French and German on our YouTube channel.


  • Six vacancies in the Research Council

    The National Research Council of the SNSF evaluates research proposals and approves funding for the most promising projects. Six new members are currently being sought for its Programmes division.


  • Doc.CH: the SNSF awards 23 grants

    Twenty-three young researchers were chosen in January by the SNSF as beneficiaries of a Doc.CH grant, a funding scheme aimed at researchers who wish to write a doctoral thesis in the humanities and social sciences.


  • CH coordinator of a project selected by JPND

    A project coordinated by a Swiss researcher has been selected for funding in the context of the 2017 Call of the Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Diseases (JPND) for "Multinational research projects for pathway analysis across neurodegenerative diseases".