Access to the snf.ch, mySNF.ch and P3 websites and usage thereof shall be conditional to compliance with the terms stated below. For the mySNF.ch website, the Terms of Use shall also apply. Details can be found at mySNF.ch.

Content of the online pages

The SNSF takes all
reasonable efforts to ensure that the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 websites
function properly and that the information published is accurate, up-to-date and
complete, however, it cannot guarantee this. As far as legally permitted, SNSF
shall provide no guarantees and accepts no liability in connection with the use
of the websites snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3. The SNSF accepts no liability
for errors, omissions, mistakes or deficiencies of any kind within the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 websites.

Liability claims against the SNSF which relate to material or abstract
damages resulting from the use or non-use of the information provided or from
the use of erroneous or incomplete information, from the misuse of the online
connection or from technical faults of any kind are strictly excluded, provided
that no demonstrable criminal intent or gross negligence can be ascribed to the

Furthermore, the SNSF is not liable for any damage or corruption caused by
viruses on computers or other terminal equipment in connection with visiting,
using or downloading data of any kind from the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3
websites. The users are personally responsible for protecting their equipment
properly from viruses and other risks on the Internet.

The SNSF reserves the express right, without special announcement, to change,
supplement or delete parts of the site or the entire service or to discontinue
publication temporarily or permanently.


The contents of the snf.ch,mySNF.ch and P3
websites are protected in their entirety by copyright. Downloading, printing or
saving data from snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 (or parts thereof) is
permitted, provided that reference is made to the source. All rights to
downloaded, printed or stored data from the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3
websites remain the property of the SNSF or of the copyright owner. The
commercial use of the websites or elements thereof is not permitted.

The SNSF publishes comprehensive data and statistics on its funding
activities in accordance with stringent data quality and security principles.
The SNSF is not responsible for any processing and publication of such data by
third parties. Third parties must clearly designate their own data compilations
if the latter are not authorised by the SNSF.

All trademarks and logos which appear anywhere on the website and which are
protected, where applicable, by third parties are subject to the provisions of
copyright in question and the ownership right on the part of the registered
copyright holder. The fact that a trademark is merely mentioned does not mean
third parties do not hold any copyrights.

The copyrights to the linked websites are not infringed by following a link
on the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 pages.

References and

The SNSF accepts no liability and is not responsible for the
availability or content of external websites that are accessed via links. The
SNSF does not exercise any influence over the current and future design, content
or copyright of the linked pages. The provider of the linked site is solely
liable for illegal, erroneous or incomplete contents and particularly for
damages that result from the use or non-use of such information. Following a
link is at the user’s own risk.

Data protection

It is possible to input personal or
commercial data (e-mail addresses, names, addresses etc.). Disclosure of this

data on the part of the user is on an expressly voluntary basis.

Data and information entered by users will be treated confidentially by the
SNSF and only forwarded to third parties if permission has been given by the
users in
mySNF. The registered users thereby declare that they agree to
receive information from the SNSF according to their stated profile. Processing
of personal data will always comply with the applicable data protection

To identify trends and improve the quality of our online services, a few
non-personal items of usage data, such as your IP address, the website you last
visited, which browser you are using, date and time, etc., are recorded ("Google
Analytics"). The data is anonymised.

Every time a visit is made to the
mySNF.ch and P3 websites, anonymous data about the users is
stored. This includes, for example, the users’ computer IP address and browser
information. However, users cannot be identified personally on the basis of this
information. The sole purpose of such information is to make the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 websites as user-friendly as possible.

When visiting the snf.ch,mySNF.ch and P3 websites, information is
also stored on the users’ computers. This information is in the form of a
“cookie” and helps the snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 websites to adapt to the
individual requirements of the users. Should users wish to prevent this, the
browser can be set to refuse to accept cookies or issue a warning.

Legal effect of this exclusion of liability

parts or individual formulations in this text no longer be, or not be entirely,
compliant with current statutory provisions, the remainder of the document
retains its validity.

The SNSF reserves the express right to amend the
provisions herein at any time. The version published on the Internet is the
valid version. The users of snf.ch,
mySNF.ch and P3 are responsible for
informing themselves at regular intervals about amendments that have been made
in the interim.

Applicable law and venue of jurisdiction

For all
disputes ensuing as a result of the use of the snf.ch, mySNF.ch and P3
websites, Swiss law shall apply exclusively. The place of jurisdiction is