324 pre-proposals submitted

In response to the call for NRP 77, the Swiss National Science Foundation has received 324 pre-proposals.

The call for NRP 77 "Digital Transformation" has led to the submission of 324 pre-proposals requesting a total funding amount of CHF 177 million. The NRP has a budget of CHF 27 million at its disposal to fund research projects during the five-year research phase.

Evaluation of the pre-proposals will be completed by mid-June 2019. Subsequently, the SNSF will invite the researchers whose pre-proposals were shortlisted to submit a full research proposal.