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SNSF to present innovations at higher education institutions

The SNSF will present the changes to its research funding in several higher education institutions in Zurich, Fribourg, Lugano, Bern, Basel and Lausanne. Continue

  • Turnaround for the FDP, polarisation continues

    The FDP is seen as highly competent, the SVP can count on many core voters. GLP and BDP score poorly on both. These are the findings of the Selects study of the 2015 elections.

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  • ERACAPS 3rd call: pre-announcement

    The ERA-CAPS (ERA-NET Coordinating Action in Plant Science) is to launch its 3rd transnational call for proposals for collaborative research in the fields of molecular plan science.

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  • Completion of medical research programme

    At the closing event of the Special Programme University Medicine, medical doctors met at the SNSF and drew up recommendations for policy-makers.

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  • Horizons: Weapons - the fear and the fascination

    Horizons casts light on Switzerland's uneasy relationship with weapons - in politics, higher education and society at large. The science magazine also takes a close look at personalised medicine.

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  • AP Energy Grants and Ambizione Energy: eight grants awarded in 2016

    In May, the SNSF awarded four Assistant Professor (AP) Energy Grants and four Ambizione Energy Grants. A total of CHF 7.5 million has been allocated for these research activities.

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  • Video on fifth anniversary of Agora

    On the occasion of its fifth anniversary, the president of the Agora commission presents in a video the scheme and three representative projects.

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