Swiss National Science Foundation Company Profile

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The Swiss National Science Foundation - in the Service of Scientific Research With its a federal mandate, the SNSF is Switzerland’s foremost institution in the promotion of scientific research. It supports research in all disciplines, from philosophy and biology to the nanosciences and medicine.Established in 1952 as a foundation under private law, it has the autonomy it needs to promote independent scientific research.The SNSF funds research which leads to new knowledge. It also promotes application oriented-research in various scientific fields. The main task of the SNSF is to evaluate the quality of research proposals submitted by scientists and to provide funding on the basis of priorities and available financial resources.The SNSF funds more than 7000 researchers every year, 5000 or more of whom are 35 years old or younger. It has several ways of promoting research, foremost among them the funding of proposals submitted by Swiss-based scientists (Project Funding) for competitive evaluation. By supporting investigator-driven research, the SNSF encourages the development of innovative ideas, thus promoting high-quality research in emerging fields.In its fellowships and grants activities (Funding of Individual Scientists), the SNSF promotes promising young scientists by providing financial support during the stage of their career between doctoral thesis and assistant professorship.


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NSF makes new awards to advance Science of Learning

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $8.2 million through its Science of Learning program to fund 24 new projects that will advance theoretical insights and ...

National Science Foundation presents FY 2019 budget request

(National Science Foundation) Today, President Donald J. Trump's Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 budget request for the National Science Foundation (NSF) was presented to Congress. More information on the FY 20...

STAT Plus: National Science Foundation warns sexual harassment will jeopardize researchers’ grants

“Clearly, we’re doing this to show that the NSF doesn’t tolerate sexual harassment,” said France A. Córdova, director of the National Science Foundation.

NSF revamps proposal guidance for education research

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) has implemented new guidance for the scientists it supports, providing detaile...

Hidden 'rock moisture' possible key to forest response to drought

(National Science Foundation) A little-studied, underground layer of rock may provide a vital reservoir for trees, especially in times of drought, report scientists funded by the National Science Foun...

3 Resume Tweaks to Help Scientists Get a Job in the Private Sector

According to the National Science Foundation (NSF), approximately 42% of life science professionals with doctorate degrees work in academia.

Living Ink Technologies awarded Phase II grant from National Science Foundation to develop Algae Ink™

The post Living Ink Technologies awarded Phase II grant from National Science Foundation to develop Algae Ink™ appeared first on SynBioBeta.

Searching for the CRISPR Swiss Army knife

(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) Scientists at the University of Copenhagen, led by the Spanish professor Guillermo Montoya, are investigating the molecular features of differen...

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Routine Antibiotic Prescription Monitoring in Primary Care Physicians: A Nationwide Trial

Antibiotic resistance is an increasingly serious problem in Switzerland which is associated with the exposure and overall uptake of antibiotics in a population. Reduced antibiotic prescrib...

Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry

The Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry is a national, patient-centered registry with the aim to document the epidemiology of multiple sclerosis (MS), as well as the quality of life of perso...

Improving STEM Outcomes for Young Children With Language Learning Disabilities

The sophisticated language of science can be a barrier to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning, especially for children who have specific language impairment (SLI). T...

The Effects of the Swiss Ball on Cerebral Vascular Accident

The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of the Swiss ball on patients with hemiplegia due to CVA.

China Takayasu Arteritis Registry (CTA Registry)

Takayasu arteritis (TA) is a chronic large-vessel vasculitis that mainly affects the aorta and its major branches. The epidemiology and pathophysiology of TA is still unclear in China, alt...

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Swiss National Science Foundation

The Swiss National Science Foundation - in the Service of Scientific Research With its a federal mandate, the SNSF is Switzerland’s foremost institution in the promotion of scientific research. It s...

Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research

1924 Creation of the "Centre Anticancéreux Romand (CACR)" in Lausanne. This Centre was involved both in research and in treatment. 1957 The CACR became devoted exclusively to scientific research. The...

CSCS Swiss National Supercomputing Centre

CSCS is the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre, providing, developing and promoting technical and scientific services for the Swiss research community on the fields of high-performance and high-thro...

Schweizerische Gesellschaft der pharmazeutischen Wissenschaften

The society promotes as a principal goal Pharmaceutical Sciences in Switzerland. For this purpose the society has assumed the function of an academy pursuing the following mission: Unifying and coach...

National Science Teachers Association and National Sleep Foundation

The National Sleep Foundation is dedicated to improving health and well-being through sleep education and advocacy. Founded in 1990 by the leaders in sleep medicine, NSF is the tr...

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