The Swedish Research Council Formas annual open call will open February 28th 2017 for applications within the Research Council's three areas of responsibility – Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning. The call will close April 6th at 14:00.

The research that is funded should be of the highest scientific quality and have a high likelihood of benefiting society in the short-term or long-term. In addition the research should produce knowledge that will contribute to the sustainable development of society – a development that meets the needs of today without jeopardising the resources available to future generations. This presupposes that the health and welfare of humans and animals, biodiversity, the environment and the viability of nature, economics, ethics and social cultural values are taken into consideration.

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