The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is funding ten projects at the University of Zurich with a Starting Grant 2023. The total amount of the grants awarded is over 15 million Swiss francs.
With the SNSF Starting Grants, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) supports researchers who are leading their own research project and team in Switzerland. In the 2023 call for proposals, ten UZH researchers convinced the evaluation committees with their applications. Of the funded projects, six are based at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, two at the Faculty of Medicine and one at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics. Following a two-stage evaluation, the SNSF decided to support a total of 67 applications. The average duration of the projects is five years and the average funding amount is CHF 1.7 million.