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)

Spring Call: 24 January

Autumn Call : 22 August

Call 1: 27 February

Call 2: 25 September

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

Spring Call: 24 January

Autumn Call: 22 August

Call 1: 27 February

Call 2: 25 September

Consolidator Grant
(HS, MH, NE, ES)

Project outline:
24 January,

Full application: 7 June

Project outline:
27 February

Full application:
28 August

Research Environment Grant in migration and integration

14 February

10 April

Project Research Grant Neutron scattering (NE, MH)

7 March

Preliminary: 10/4

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

27 March

8 May

Research Environment Grant Child and Adolescent Mental Health 2018 (HS, MH, NT, UV, KF)

27 March

8 May

Grants for Interdisciplinary Research Environments

18 April

22 May

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)

Reopening 27 March

24 January

8 May

27 February

Research Project Grant

14 February

21 March

Research Project Grant - Equal Conditions

14 February

21 March

Research Environment Grant

14 February

10 April

Research Project Grant - Digitisation and accessibility of cultural heritage

18 March

22 May

NOS-HS workshops

24 January

21 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

21 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

 

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

Research collaboration China-Sweden 2018

Note! New date
Prel. 10 april

22 May

 

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

Research Project Grant Sustainability and resilience

27 March

8 May

International calls where the Swedish Research Council  finances Swedish participation

Type of grant

Call opens

Call closes (in parentheses, the date when Swedish participants leaves their parallel application in Prisma)

Call for Network grants (GENDER-NET Plus)

20 December 2017

1 March (6 March)

Call for transnational research projects within the
Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR)

11 January

7 March (12 March)

ERA-PerMed joint transnational calls to support the Action Plan of International Consortium of Personalised Medicine (ICPerMed)

Step 1: 13/2

Steg 2: Beginning of June

Step 1: 10/4


Step 2: 5/7

Updated: 2018-04-18

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.