Stiftelsen Skogssällskapet hereby announces funding for research in forestry and nature conservation totalling SEK 15 million.
Stiftelsen Skogssällskapet primarily provides funding for needs-motivated research in forest management and nature conservation. Skogssällskapet also contributes to practical implementation of research results and existing knowledge, so can also award grants to communication and knowledge dissemination initiatives that concern forest management and nature conservation. Funding may be awarded in other areas of nature conservation than research, providing the projects lie within the foundation’s interpretation of the concept of nature conservation.Application for funding from Stiftelsen Skogssällskapet takes place in two stages: Stage 1 and Stage 2. Applications may be submitted in Swedish or English. Final date for application in Stage 1 is October 12th.Anyone affiliated to universities, university colleges, research institutes, and seats of learning in Sweden and Finland are invited to apply for funding from Stiftelsen Skogssällskapet. NGOs can apply for funding if the project in question will be conducted according to scientific methods or contributes in some other way to the foundation’s aims in the area of nature conservation.