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12 May - 15 June 2021

Project grant – Cooperation with ISIS: instrumentation and methods for ESS

The purpose of this project grant is for researchers and research groups active in Sweden, together with research groups at the UK national neutron Source ISIS, to participate in the development of instrumentation or methods for the European Spallation Source (ESS) first eight instruments, with the aim of being able to participate as early users / expert users when ESS starts.

Support form: Project support

Subject area: Research infrastructure

Focus: Instrumentation/methodology

Applicant: Individual researcher active in Sweden in collaboration with ISIS (UK) based researchers. 

Participating researchers: Up to 6 other researchers may be invited to join the application.

Grant period: 1–4 years

Grant amount: Minimum 500 000 SEK per year, maximum 4 000 000 SEK per year

Start of grant period: January 2022

Application period: 12 May 2021 (14.00/2 pm) – 15 June 2021 (14.00/2 pm)

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

Please note:

  • You must explain in your research plan how your stated activity level is suited to the implementation of the research project.
  • You will need to have a data management plan 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

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