Documents & guidelines

This pages contains documents and information for SPHN grantees.

Previous calls for proposals

Webpage of the call for proposals 2017

Webpage of the call for proposals 2018


No other call for proposals within the funding period 2017-2020 is foreseen.

New projects: getting started

Please read carefully the Lifetime Management Guidelines as well as the conditions outlined in the Decision letter.


Once all conditions have been met, the

Fund Release Form can be processed.


Lay summary

Prior to the release of funds, a lay summary needs to be submitted in English and one of the national languages of Switzerland (see SNSF example). The lay summary will be published on the SPHN website (SPHN Lay Summary Template).


Start date

Please note that the project should start no later than 12 month after the date of the approval letter and should start at a beginning of a month.


Revised budget & project plan

If the submission of a revised budget was requested, please resubmit Part C and the Excel sheet. If the revision of the budget impacts the content of the proposal, please resubmit Part B as well.