Closed call

10 March - 13 April 2021

Network grant Swedish Research Links

The purpose of the network grant Swedish Research Links is to establish a network around a specific research idea, aimed at a joint research project. The grant shall support the development of long-term joint research between Swedish researchers and researchers from low income countries and lower middle income countries.

Network grant Swedish Research Links is funded by the Government’s development aid funds, and the research shall be of particular relevance to the fight against poverty and for sustainable development in low income and lower middle income countries. Grants are available within all scientific areas.

Support form: Research environment and collaboration support

Subject area: Development Research

Focus: Swedish Research Links

Applicant: Individual researcher

Participating researchers: A minimum of 1 and up to 6 researchers may be invited to join the application At least 1 of these shall be invited as an international project leader.

Grant period: 1–2 years

Grant amount: Maximum 400 000 SEK per year

Budgetary framework: 10 million SEK per year for 2 years in total

Start of grant period: January 2022

Application period: 10 March 2021 (14.00/2 pm) – 13 April 2021 (14.00/2 pm)

Publication of grant award: No later than the beginning of January 2022

Please note:

  • All international project leaders and other participating researchers must register in Prisma, listing all necessary information, in order to participate in the application. Please therefore make sure to begin this step as soon as possible to avoid any problems with registering the application.
  • You will need to have a data management plan Opens in new window. for data generated within the research we award funds for. You must not send the plan to us, but according to our general grant terms and conditions, your administrating organisation must confirm that a data management plan will be in place when you start your project or equivalent, and also that the plan will be maintained.

Specific instructions for the call

In addition to reading the call text, you also need to consult our Guide for applicants Opens in new window..