Closed call

22 February - 21 March 2017

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

The aim of this grant is to allow researchers the freedom to identify the research concept, methods and implementation steps, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The focus of this grant is aimed at promoting the development of methods for the replacement, reduction and/or refinement of animal experiments according to the 3R principle. The call is published in consultation with the Swedish Board of Agriculture (Jordbruksverket). The Swedish Research Council supports basic research of the highest quality in national competition.

Type of call

Project support

Subject area

Medicine and Health


Development of methods for replacement, reduction and refinement of animal experiments (3R)


Individual researcher

Participating researchers

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

Grant period

1-3 years

Grant amount

Minimum 400 000 SEK per year, maximum 2 500 000 SEK per year

Publication of grant award

No later than beginning of November 2017

Start of grant period

January 2018

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