Allocation of the funds
The following rules will be applied for the allocation of the funds:
- 20% of the budget at the start of the project
- 30% of the budget on receipt of a scientific intermediate report and of the expense proofs corresponding to 50%
- The remaining amount but not more than 50% of the approved budget on receipt of the required documents:
a) a financial report including original expense proofs b) a publication or a manuscript accepted for publication. In case of repeated rejections, a scientific report must be sent. c) a CD-ROM including the final study protocol, the raw data and the statistical programs used for the analysis d) a list of the requested blood samples with mention of their quality and availability
If the allocated budget does not exceed CHF 10'000.-, 50% of the amount is paid on approval.