The newly renamed and completely rebuilt scholarship and grants database "funding-finder" provides information for University members of all levels (Bachelor’s till assistant professor) containing data on more than 150 private and state institutions that award scholarships, loans, grants etc.. This extensive but not exhaustive list is continually updated.
A complete list of the over 2,700 traditional Swiss foundations can be found in the Swiss Federal Government's foundation Directory (only in German).
Scholarship basic information
Basic information on scholarships in Switzerland.
«Social aid from A to Z» Overview by ZHAW School of Social Work
Online directory of addresses for social aid («Soziale Hilfe von A-Z») with over 3000 organisations from the entire social sector of the Canton of Zurich, selectable according specific needs (only in German).
«The perfect request»
Instructions for preparing a request for funding (only in German).
Support for researchers
Swiss National Fund (SNF)
Federal Office for Professional Education and Technology (OPET)
oikos PhD Fellowship Programme