Pre-announcement: A joint call for proposals for inclusive education

Pre-announcement: A joint call for proposals for inclusive education

NordForsk and The Netherlands Initiative for Educational Research (NRO) are issuing a pre-announcement for inclusive education across borders: Research projects oriented towards practice and policy. Tentatively, the complete call text will be published December 2016, with application deadline in April 2017.

The Research Council of Norway, the Academy of Finland, The Icelandic Ministry of Education, The Swedish Research Council, The Netherlands Initiative for Education Research (NRO) and NordForsk are issuing this call to strengthen research cooperation by funding joint research projects in the field of education.

The funding available for this transnational call is estimated at EUR 2.25 million and up to three projects will be funded, subject to quality. Applications should be for projects with a duration of three years.

The objective of this call is to broadly explore the many and various research questions related to inclusive education. By bringing together excellent scholars and practitioners from the participating countries, the joint research projects will stimulate innovative research in transnational cooperation with benefits for policy and practice in the field, and promote international collaboration in the research field of inclusive education.

Who is eligible to apply?

The scheme is open to eligible researchers based at universities, universities of applied sciences or research institutes in collaboration with practitioners in educational institutions in The Netherlands and at least two subscribing Nordic countries.

Researchers based at institutions located in Finland, Iceland, The Netherlands, Norway and Sweden are eligible to apply for funding, irrespective of their nationality.

Read the full pre-announcement here

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