Formas grand communication call

Last day of application: Preliminary 04/09/2018

Day of decision: 14/11/2018

Formas announces available grant funding of up to SEK 17 million to fund communication projects. The topic of the communication project must lie within Formas’ areas of responsibility and the maximum that can be granted is SEK 3 million per project. The call opens on 14th june 2018.

The purpose of the call is to support projects that communicate and popularize research and research results within Formas' areas of responsibility, Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning. The purpose of the call is to fund innovative communication projects to spread knowledge about research and sustainability. The communication project can be, for example, popular science seminars, publications, exhibitions, games, film and video productions, digital productions or other popular science activities.

Who can apply: Companies (not sole proprietorships), organizations, universities, colleges and research institutes. The projects must include at least one communicator and one researcher with a doctoral degree.
Each project can apply for: 500 000 - 3 million SEK/year.
Length of project: 6 months - 3 years.
Formas allocates: Up to SEK 17 million

Call text

In the call text, you will find all you need to know before, during and after you have applied.

Formas grand communication call

How to apply

The application should be submitted through the application system Prisma. Guidelines for what your application should contain and information about evaluation criteria will be provided in the full call texts.

More information

Apply in Prisma
Prisma user support
Prisma IT support 
Budget templet for Companies and organisations (In Swedish)
Specific rules on de minimis aid

Contact information


Alexander Fälldin, Communication Officer
Telephone: +46(0)8-775 40 65

Administrative assistance

Kenneth Nilsson, Research Administrator
Telephone: +46 (0)8-775 40 40

De minimis aid and budget

Johan Hansson, senior research officer
Telephone: +46 (0)72-451 84 02

Alexander Fälldin