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Project grant for research collaboration between Korea and Sweden

The purpose of the grant is to fund Swedish researchers collaborating with Korean researchers within three different research areas relating to the COVID-19 pandemic: post-COVID syndrome, global COVID-19 mitigation and pandemic preparedness. The initiative is focused on research into remaining or late-onset symptoms following COVID-19 infection (post-COVID syndrome) as well as development of methods, products and strategies for mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and pandemic preparedness.

The grants are financed by the Swedish Research Council, and the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), on the principal of reciprocity and parity.

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Stödform: Miljö- och samverkansstöd

Område: Medicin och hälsa 

Focus: Korea-Sweden: Joint research collaborations on

  • Research within post-COVID syndrome
  • Global COVID-19 mitigation
  • Preparedness for future pandemics

Applicant: Individual researcher who participates as the Swedish project leader in a joint collaboration with a project leader in Korea. Only researchers at an administrating organisation approved by the Swedish Research Council may apply.

Grant period: 15 months

Grant amount:
800 000 SEK for the Swedish project leader for the entire grant period.
100 000 000 KRW for the Korean project leader for the entire grant period.

Budgetary framework:
4 000 000 SEK in total (for Swedish participation)
500 000 000 KRW in total (for Korean participation)

Start of grant period: October 2022

Application period: 9 May 2022 (14.00/2p.m.) -9 June 2022 (14.00/2p.m.)

Publication of grant award: No later than the end of September 2022

Pdf / utskrift

Korean applicants are instructed to please contact

Sujin Pak, e-mail: sjp@nrf.re.kr telephone: +82 02-3460-5618