Knowledge Foundation writing circle

Furthermore, proposals submitted to the Knowledge Foundation do not compete with each other; they receive funding based solely on their own merits. All proposals that fulfils the evaluation criteria gets funding. Hence, it is important to understand the evaluation criteria and the evaluation process.

To support your writing, GIO will this spring arrange a Knowledge Foundation writing circle for you who plan to apply.

Dates and time

The writing circle meets at the following dates. You attend any, and as many, writing circle meetings you prefer. There is no need to register to any specific date, just come.

Thursday 11 April: 10:00-12:00

Thursday 25 April: 10:00-12:00

Thursday 9 May: 10:00-12:00

Thursday 23 May: 10:00-12:00

At the writing circle, all participants share their own draft proposal text.  Your text will then be collectively reviewed and commented by your fellow participants and the advisors, which will provide feedback for further improvement.

Send texts in advance

It is highly recommended, but not compulsory, to submit your text in advance, at the latest on Tuesday morning at 08.00 the same week as the writing circle meets. Don’t forget to let us know what specific call you are applying to. 
Send your text by email to: Write in the subject line: "Knowledge Foundation writing circle".

Bring your computer

Each participant is expected to bring a computer for working with your own texts during the workshops.


The meetings will take place in Science Park’s meeting room on floor 2.5, Textile Fashion Centre entrance 3B. If you don’t know where to find it, just come to the GIO office shortly before 10:00 on the dates you intend to attend.


Peter Klason, Research Advisor