Reminder: Kone Foundation: Thematic grant call 'Neighbour dialogues' September 1.–15. 2017
Our aim in the thematic funding call ´Neighbour dialogues´ is to inspire grantees to start and develop different kinds of collaboration methods based on equal participation between researchers and civil society actors, such as associations, activists, and movements.
We encourage initiatives that, besides producing academic knowledge, offer proposals on how to improve communication, dialogue, and mutual understanding between neighbours. Wider projects which emphasize dialogue and conflict resolution between different societal groups are welcome, too.
According to the principles of Kone Foundation, there is a strong emphasis on multidisciplinary research methods. We encourage combining scholarly and artistic approaches. Journalistic work can also be supported in collaborative projects.
The funding call is part of the programme The Changing Neighbournesses of Finland.
How to apply?
The application period will open on 1 September and close on 15 September at 16:00 Finnish time (EEST).