Overview - calls 2018

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 2018.

Additional calls will be launched, for example at the request of the Swedish government. The information below is therefore updated continuously. 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.

Calls 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: 24 January
Call 2: 22 August

Call 1: 27 February
Call 2: 25 September

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

Call 1: 24 January
Call 2: 22 August

Call 1: 27 February
Call 2: 25 September

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

23 March

8 May

Consolidator Grant
(HS, MH, NE, ES)

Project outline:
24 January,
Full application: 7 June

Project outline: 
27 February 
Full application:
28 August

Humanities and Social Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Kerstin Hesselgren Visiting Professorship (Org)

24 January

27 February

Olof Palme Visiting Professorship (Org)

24 January

27 February

Research Project Grant

14 February

20 March

Research Project Grant - Equal Conditions

14 February

20 March

Research Environment Grant

14 February

10 April

Research Environment Grant in migration and integration

14 February

10 April

NOS-HS workshops

14 February

20 March

NOP-HS Grant for Nordic Scientific Journals

22 August

25 September

Artistic Research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

14 February

20 March

Clinical therapy research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Environment Grant

Project outline: 24 January 
Full application: 7 June

Project outline: 27 February,
Full application: 28 August

Research Network Grant

7 June

28 August

Medicine and Health

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

14 February

20 March

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

14 February

20 March

Research Project Grant - Pharmacy 

14 February

20 March

Starting Grant

14 February

20 March

Grant for Half-time Position in Clinical Research Environment

14 February

20 March

Research Environment Grant - Infections and Antibiotics

27 March

8 May

 

Natural and Engineering Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship (Org)

24 January

27 February

Research Project Grant

7 March

10 April

Starting Grant

7 March

10 April

 

Educational Sciences

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

7 March

10 April

Research Network Grant

7 March

10 April

Licentiate programme grant for teachers and preschool teachers (Org)

7 March

10 April

 

Development Research

Type of grant

Call opens
(2 p.m)    

Call closes
(2 p.m)    

Research Project Grant

7 March

10 April

Research Network Grant – Swedish Research Links

7 March

10 April

Updated: 2017-11-16

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

Org = The application shall be applied by the administrative organisation.