Apply for Grants
Research grants and travel grants
NSfK provides research grants to projects of Nordic criminological relevance. NSfK Council awards individual research grants, grants for joint Nordic research projects and grants for working group meetings between the researchers. The grant applying period for the coming year opens usually in October-November. Decisions regarding granted projects are made every year in the annual meeting of the NSfK Council, taking place in early March.
NSfK provides financial support for conference related travel and study trips abroad. Support is available only for researchers in the field of criminology, based in the Nordic countries.
Deadlines for applications for travel grants in 2019
Applications for travel grants are reviewed by the Chairperson of NSfK twice a year. In 2019 deadlines for submitting applications are May 15th and November 15th. Decisions on travel grants will be made on May 22nd and November 22nd.
Applications have to be submitted in the NSfK application portal, either in one of the Scandinavian languages or in English.
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The chair of NSfK is Sweden for the period 2019-2021. Read our interview with the new Chairperson, Professor Felipe Estrada, Department of Criminology, Stockholm University. https://www.nsfk.org/professor-felipe-estrada-is-new-chairperson-of-nsfk/
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