Call for proposals: “The Underpinnings of Nordic Societal Security”

NordForsk announces a total of 28.5 million NOK for research projects within societal security. Application deadline 20 september 2017.

The call forms part of the NordForsk research programme on societal security and will fund research projects that seek to examine the relationships between various aspects/components of the Nordic models of society on the one hand and effective and legitimate arrangements for societal security on the other.

The programme will give priority to comparative studies, either of the Nordic countries and/or between the Nordic countries and the rest of the world.

The following priority research themes have been identified:

  • Various Nordic institutions and their approaches to security threats such as extremism.
  • The relationships between various aspects/components of the Nordic governance model and resilience in terms of societal security.

One of the prerequisites for a successful application is that the project includes cooperation commitments from institutions in at least three Nordic countries.

Up to 9.5 million NOK is available per project.

More details and requirements can be found in the full call text.

Lone Jessen - Senior Adviser
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Senior Adviser
Work +47 901 98 037
Lise-Lotte Wallenius - Senior Adviser
Contact person Lise-Lotte Wallenius
Senior Adviser
Work +47 915 81 993