Lectures and seminars Workshop: KI grants for SDG-related research

22-11-2021 to
25-11-2021 Add to iCal

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) represent some of the biggest challenges the world is facing today. In connection with 2nd conference on Sustainable Development on November 17, 2021 and KI's SDG call, Grants Office is organising a workshop to encourage KI researchers to engage in SDG-related questions.

Workshop part 1: SDGs in research

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Aim: Target a general audience interested in SDGs in research
When: 22 November 2021
Time: 10.00 - 12.00
Format: online via Zoom (link will be sent by email)
Number of participants: open to everyone


  • Welcome and expected outcomes - Daniela Strodthoff & Elisabeth Hedström
  • Introduction to SDG - Tobias Alfvén 
  • KIs internal SDG call - Daniela Strodthoff
  • Discuss SDGs related to your research


  • Vetenskapsrådet: Sustainable Development - Dan Wilhelmsson
  • “Success story”: big grant & SDG - Petter Ljungman
  • Summary of the day - Daniela Strodthoff & Elisabeth Hedström

Workshop part 2: Grant Writing course with focus on SGDs

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Aim: Grant Writing course with focus on SGDs and Impact, addresses junior researcher, preferably aiming to apply to the current SDG Junior Investigator Award.
When: 25 November 2021
Time: 09.30 - 12.30
Format: online via Zoom (link will be sent by email)
Participation: Junior researcher with the intention to submit an SDG application will be prioritised.
Speakers: Daniela Strodthoff, Elisabeth Hedström, Olle Söder, Sofia Savage, Göran Tomson.

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Call: Award for SDG-related research

Application period: 16 November 2021 - 18 January 2022

More information: Junior Investigator Award for projects at KI aimed at achieving the SDGs