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