The Forum does not support any special themes or topics, but it is important that the proposed event is relevant for the development of Asian studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences at Stockholm University, preferably at more than one department.

The purpose of the workshop should be clearly stated, with tangible outcomes listed. Examples of such outcomes are future research cooperation and publications. In these cases, information regarding sources of future funding as well as possible journals and publishers should be included in the application.

The maximum sum for support is 150.000 SEK and a budget should be enclosed with the application. The full application should consist of a maximum of three pages (double spaced, 12 points) and include a short outline of the proposed event; information about collaborating partners; expected outcomes and a budget.