The purpose of the call is to increase the interest of lower and upper secondary school pupils in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) by funding activities at national research infrastructures through ongoing grants from the Swedish Research Council.

Any questions, please contact in the Research Support Office

The activities shall be designed to increase interest and encourage new groups of pupils to choose STEM subjects at upper secondary school and higher education level.

Focus: STEM (Science, technology, engineering and mathematics)
Applicant: Organisation with an ongoing grant to research infrastructure of national interest from the Swedish Research Council. The coordinator of the activities shall be invited to be the project leader for the application
Grant period: 1–2 years, with an option to extend for a further 1–2 years if invited by the Swedish Research Council.
Grant amount: Minimum 200 000 SEK per year, maximum 400 000 SEK per year
Total Budget: 1 000 000 SEK per year for 2 years
Start of grant period: 2020
Application period: 15 January 2020 14.00/2 pm – 18 February 2020 14.00/2 pm
Publication of grant award: No later than end of May 2020