Overview - calls 2017

The Swedish Research Council provides different forms of research grant funding in order to best support Swedish research.

The table below gives you an overview of calls during 2017. Please note that not all detailed requirements have yet been finalised. Full guidelines for applicants will be published in the respective call texts when a call is launched.

Additional calls may also be launched in the course of 2017, for example at the request of the Swedish government.

Grants open for all subject areas

Type of grant

Call opens 
(2 p.m)       

Call closes
(2 p.m)                  

International Postdoc (HS, AR, MH, NE, ES)

Call 1: January 18
Call 2: August 16

Call 1: February 21 Call 2: September 19

Conference grant (HS, AR, MH, NE, ES)

Call 1: January 18
Call 2: August 16

Call 1: February 21 Call 2: September 19

Proof of Concept Grant – Life science (MH, NE)

February 1

March 7

Research collaboration India-Sweden 2017 (MH, NE)

Date not set

Date not set

Distinguished Professor Grant (HS, MH, NE, ES)

February 15

March 21

 

Artistic Research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant Artistic Research

February 15

March 21

 

Clinical therapy research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Environment Grant

– clinical therapy research

Project outline: January 18, Full application: May 31

Project outline: February 21, Full application: Sept 5

 

Development Research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant Development Research

March 1

April 4

Research Network Grant – Swedish Research Links

March 1

April 4

 

Educational Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

March 1

April 4

Doctoral programme grant

March 1

April 4

Licentiate programme grant for teachers and preschool teachers

May 31

August 29

Doctoral programme grant Teacher educator

May 31

August 29

 

Humanities and Social Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Kerstin Hesselgren Visiting Professorship

January 18

February 21

Olof Palme Visiting Professorship

January 18

February 21

NOS-HS workshops

January 18

February 21

Research Project Grant

February 15

March 21

Scientific Journal Grant

February 15

March 21

Research Project Grant - Democracy

February 15

March 21

Research Project Grant - Civil Society

February 15

March 21

NOP-HS Grant for Nordic Scientific Journals

August 16

September 19

 

Infrastructure

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Grants for research infrastructure of national importance

February 1

March 7

Research Project Grant: Röntgen-Ångström Cluster

September 13

November 21

 

Medicine and health

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

February 15

March 21

Research Project Grant – Development of methods to replace, reduce and refine animal experiments (3R)

February 15

March 21

Starting Grant

February 15

March 21

Grant for Half-time Position in Clinical Research Environment

February 15

March 21

Research Project Grant for research collaboration between China and Sweden

April 12 (at 9 a.m)

May 23 (at 9 a.m)

Research Environment grant in ageing and health

May 31

September 5

 

Natural and Engineering Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant Energy-Oriented Basic Research

Prel. February 15

Prel. March 21

Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship

January 18

February 21

Research Project Grant

March 1

April 4

Starting Grant

March 1

April 4

Research Project Grant - New nuclear technology

August 30

October 3

International Postdoc - New nuclear technology

August 30

October 3

Starting grant - New nuclear technology

August 30

October 3

 

Updated: 2017-09-08

Contact

Questions about our ongoing calls? Contact the contact persons specified in each call text.

Questions about our upcoming calls? Send an e-mail to: utlysningar@vr.se

* Area
AR= Artistic Research
CTR = Clinical therapy research
HS= Humanities and Social Sciences
MH= Medicine and Health
NE= Natural and Engineering Sciences
ES= Educational Sciences
RI= Research Infrastructures
DR= Development Research