Closed call

15 February - 21 March 2017

Research project grant – Research on democracy

The aim of the project research grant is to allow researchers the freedom to identify the research idea, methods and implementation steps, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The focus of this grant aims to support research on democracy. The Swedish Research Council supports basic research of the highest quality in all national competition.

Type of call

Project support

Subject area

Humanities and Social Sciences




Individual researcher

Participating researchers

A maximum of six researchers may be invited to join the application.

Grant period

1-4 years

Grant amount

Minimum 400 000 SEK per year.

Publication of grant award

No later than beginning of November 2017

Start of grant period

January 2018

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