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 (max. 3 pages per person), incl. previous activities on the research topic and major scientific achievements; 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), incl. current state of research, aims, relevance of the proposed research, role of the applicant in the project, detailed methodology, planned experiments, milestones and timetable
  • Detailed budget in annual installments (1 installment per project 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