Grant administrating organisation

The grants awarded by Formas can only be administered by a Swedish university or university college, or by another Swedish public organisation that fulfils the grant administrating organisation eligibility requirements of Formas.

A grant administrating organisation must:

  • Be a legal entity with a corporate identification number
  • Be able to guarantee the academic freedom described in the Swedish Higher Education Act
  • Not be profit-driven
  • Not constitute a construction to allow an education institute to receive remuneration for indirect costs entailed through externally funded research
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