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For heads of departments/units/divisions

Heads and managers at different levels within SLU need relevant information to carry out their mission. Here is a list web pages of various kinds, including news and events, that may be of interest.

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Interdisciplinarity in practice - success factors and problems futurefood@slu.se Welcome to the series of lunch webinars on interdisciplinary science at SLU. In this webinar, Erland Mårald,

Tools and guidelines

Here you can find out what your obligations are when applying for external funding or implementing an externally funded project at SLU.You will also find links to tools and templates to help you.


External funding makes up a large portion of the total funding at SLU, and therefore there are many staff here who work with it to some extent - researchers, department administrators and financial

Proposal Development – Large Individual Grants

Several national and international funders offer special grants that support career development, allowing individual researchers to advance their academic career and position as research leaders.

Seed Money

If you are coordinating a large, collaborative proposal or project, the Grants Office can support you with seed money or a coordinator’s premium. Please send us your seed money applications at least

Training and capacity development

At the Grants Office, we have a mission to build the capacity of SLU staff to write more competitive and successful funding proposals, prepare application budgets, and deliver project reporting. We

Support and training

Here you can find out how to get help to apply for external funding and manage your granted projects

IP Management

Many funders will ask you to include a plan or strategy to manage intellectual property (IP) or knowledge assets when you submit your proposal. This can include information about protecting results,

Project implementation and reporting

When a proposal is successful, there is usually a lot of work connected to starting up and implementing the project, whether SLU is the coordinator or a partner. In particular, being involved as a

SLU facts

Here are some general facts of SLU that are useful when working on applications to different funding bodies. Official name: Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet Postal (official) address: Box 7070, 750 07

Funding bodies

Here is where you find the funding for your project.

Career development

Navigating a career in science and applying for funding is not a trivial task for early stage researchers. Over recent decades, we have moved from a setting where most people who obtained a PhD could