Application Form

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(number of months)
in CHF (numbers only)

Further procedure

Please send an email to with the following documents, compiled as a single pdf file:

  • Personal and institutional information of all the persons involved in the project (including collaborators)
  • CV of main applicant and of co-applicants, incl. previous activities on the research topic and major scientific achievements (max. 3 pages per person); all dates must include month and year
  • List of main applicant's most important publications
  • Project summary (max. 1 page), incl. background, aims, design and methods
  • Detailed research plan or study protocol (max. 8 pages, including tables and figures but without references, min. font size 10 and min. single line spacing; references are not comprised in the 8 pages limitation), incl. current state of research, aims, relevance of the proposed research, role of the applicant in the project, methodology, planned experiments (if applicable), milestones and timetable
  • Detailed budget in annual installments (1 installment per grant year), incl. all requested and available third-party funds for the project
  • If applicable, collaboration letter(s)
  • If applicable, copy of ethics committee's decision and other authorisations


Incomplete submissions will not be considered.



Dr. Myriam Tapernoux
Head of Department
Tel. +41 31 306 92 76