EFINORD – SNS Networks

Apply for the EFINORD-SNS networks
before June 1st 2017!


The network call is announced jointly by Nordic Forest Research (SNS) and the North European Regional Office of European Forest Institute (EFINORD).


The aim of the joint call is to promote North European synergies within forest research and to establish closer collaboration between forest research communities in the Nordic, Baltic Sea and the North Atlantic regions, preferably with a cross-disciplinary approach by networking, workshops, seminars and joint utilization of research facilities.

The networks should cover topics within sustainable forest management of Nordic interest, including for example dissemination of research results or providing of research based policy advice for a sustainable future.


The network should involve participants from at least three Nordic* countries (or autonomous areas) and three countries in the EFINORD area**.


The total budget of the call is 1.000.000 SEK. A network is funded for the duration of one year and the applied amount per network should be approximately 100.000-200.000 SEK. A self-financing component of at minimum 50% of the total budget of the network is required.


Deadline for submission is Thursday, June 1st 2017


How to apply
Download the new application form from google drive, fill it in and submit to sns@slu.se and efinord@efi.int before June 1st.


Relevant documents:

Rules of application
Application form
Reporting form
Policy brief template


(*) Nordic is defined here as Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the autonomous areas, Faroe Islands, Greenland, and Åland Islands. (**) Other countries in the EFINORD area is defined here as Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, NW Russia, Poland, Northern Germany, Northern UK, Ireland.



EFINORD – SNS Networks 2017

Previous networks

You can also find information on previous networks.