Doing research during the pandemic

This page summarises the support for those doing research into the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19. We are also updating the page continuously with information affecting those who have a grant from the Swedish Research Council, or want to apply for a grant.


News for those who have or are applying for a grant from us

PublISHED ON 14 May 2020

UpDATED ON 18 September 2020


  1. European Commission announces rapid funding for research into new variants of coronavirus

    More knowledge about new varieties of coronavirus is urgently needed. The European Commission is therefore mobilising €123 million from Horizon Europe for four calls focusing on COVID-19 and new variants of the coronavirus. The last application date ...

  2. Horizon Europe: Emergency funding for research into coronavirus variants
  3. Clinical studies during the pandemic – better coordination and more time for research are needed

    Ensure that clinically active personnel have more time for research, and create financial incentives that promote infrastructure, competence provision and national coordination in clinical research. These are some of the Swedish Research Council’s ei...