NRP 72 "Antimicrobial Resistance": Submission of 108 pre-proposals

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In response to the call for proposals for NRP 72, the Swiss National Science Foundation has received 108 pre-proposals.

A total of 108 pre-proposals were received for NRP 72 "Antimicrobial Resistance". The requested funding amounts to CHF 47.8 million in total, whereas NRP 72's research budget for the 5 years of research is limited to CHF 14.5 million.

The pre-proposals will be evaluated by March 2016. Subsequently, the SNSF will invite the researchers whose pre-proposals were selected to submit a full proposal.