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Upcoming call

02 June - 17 August 2021

Project grant for research within primary care

The purpose is to give researchers the freedom to formulate their own research ideas, methods and implementation, and to solve a defined research task within a limited period of time.

The aim of the special initiative in primary care is to support research into diseases and disease conditions that are diagnosed, treated and referred within primary care. Examples are participation in the development of new medicines, new diagnostics, new prevention, new medical technology products/treatments, and the development of digitisation. Research in primary care relates to the patients and contents of primary care, and many healthcare professions may be involved.

The initiative is based on a government mandate and will contribute to building up and developing research competence within primary care.

Support form: Project support

Subject area: Medicine and Health

Focus: Primary care

Applicant: Individual researcher

Participating researchers: Up to 6 other 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

Start of grant period: January 2022

Application period: 02 June 2021 (14.00/2 pm) – 17 August 2021 (14.00/2 pm)

Publication of grant award: No later than the beginning of December 2021

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