Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre
To strengthen interdisciplinary research, SLU Future Forests is launching a seed money call in subjects related to forest sciences and sustainable forestry development. Call deadline is 15 September.
The funds can be used for salary, costs of stay and travel for those involved in the project and for organizing seminars or workshops.
Researchers at SLU, Skogforsk and Umeå University. Involving junior colleagues is strongly encouraged. It is also encouraged to involve at least one key actor outside of academia as co-applicant.
You can apply for 50 000-100 000 SEK per proposal. Up to five proposals will be funded.
Submit the proposal as a PDF to email@example.com.
The proposal should contain the following information:
To be eligible for funding, the proposal needs to fulfil the following criteria:
The projects will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
The proposals will be discussed and if needed, further developed together with the Future Forests working group. The final decision will be made by the steering group for the Future Forests platform and the dean of the SLU Faculty of Forest Sciences.
A selected project can start immediately after the grant contract has been signed. Projects can be up to 12 months in duration. A final report should be submitted to the Future Forests administration no later than two months after the end date of the project.