Forte programme grants to researchers at NVS in strategic research fields

Published 2016-11-17 16:06. Updated 2016-11-18 11:37Denna sida på svenska

Researchers at NVS has been awarded three programme grants in Forte’s call in strategic research fields. The call for proposals concerned five prioritised research areas, and the aim is to contribute to a long-term development of knowledge and competence.

Johan Fritzell
Programme: Inequality dynamics over the life course: family and policy influences
Programme grant: SEK 11 500 000 distributed over three years within the area of Equal Living Conditions

Lena Borell
Programme: Future Care - for older adults in Home care and Care home
Programme grant: SEK 9 000 000 distributed over three years within the area of Ageing, Demography and Health

Laura Fratiglioni
Programme: Aging through life: Identifying new pathways for living longer and healthier
Programme grant: SEK 9 000 000 distributed over three years within the area of Ageing, Demography and Health

The five prioritised areas were:

  • Ageing, Demography and Health
  • Transformations and Challenges concerning Working Life and Labour Market
  • Alcohol, Narcotics, Doping, Tobacco and Gambling
  • Migration and Integration
  • Equal Living Conditions

Programme Grants are funded for 3 + 3 years, starting in 2017. Each programme grant amounts to 3-4 million SEK per year and 3-4 programme grants were funded within each area.

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