Organisation

The SNSF was established as a private foundation in 1952. Its headquarters are in Berne.

 

Foundation Council and its Executive Committee ›

Highest body of the SNSF, takes strategic decisions

  • Compliance Committee
  • Internal Audit

National Research Council ›

Evaluates several thousand applications each year

Divisions
  1. Humanities and Social Sciences
  2. Mathematics, Natural and Engineering Sciences
  3. Biology and Medicine
  4. Programmes
Specialised Committees
  • Interdisciplinary Research
  • Careers
  • International Co-operation

 


Commissions
  • Gender Equality in Research Funding
  • Research Integrity

Research Commissions at Swiss higher education institutions ›

Locally based commissions acting as a link to the SNSF

Administrative Offices ›

Support the Foundation Council, the Research Council and the Research Commissions

  • Executive Management
  • Staff Services
  • Research Funding
  • Central Services

Contact

Communication Division
E-Mail  com@snf.ch