Scientific conferences and workshops are the two types of event covered by the scheme. Research visits by Swiss researchers to other countries or by researchers from abroad to Switzerland are funded for a period of 1 to 6 months. For scientific events, the travel expenses and food and board costs of participants from abroad are covered, for research visits those of travelling guests.
Eligible institutions: Universities, Universities of applied sciences, Universities of teacher education
Geschäftsstelle der Forschungskommission
Fon: +41 (0)71 224 76 09
The applications must be submitted via the mySNF platform at least four months before the event or the visit
All year round (at least 4 months before the event or visit).
Level of education
Researcher with Ph.D.
scholarships / personnel costs, project, conferences, travel expenses
HSG-Lecturers: Given approval, the senate committee can decide to award teaching load (SWh) for the scientific exchange for one semester (awarded teaching load = half a teaching load allowance.