The Cancer Fund is making a significant increase in research funding in the calls for proposals 2018-2020. This means that the average funding for project appropriations will increase and that at the same time it is possible to request an additional time-limited increase in the ordinary project application (by 1-5 million kr. Annually to three years). The extended support may
Svenska Spel's Research Council Support for research on gambling addiction and prevention against gaming problems. The Council strives to stimulate the building of good research environments.
The Sjöberg Prize is awarded to scientists who have made major contributions to our knowledge about disease mechanisms, risk factors, the treatment or prevention of cancer. Nominations must be made electronically, at: portal.sjobergprize.se. The deadline for submissions is 1 May 2018. Read more about the Sjöberg Prize
The Serena Ehrenströms Foundation for the Fight Against cancer and The Torsten and Sara Jansson's Fund among other things aim to support research on cancer diseases. In total, the foundations can contribute with approx. SEK 100,000. The board consists of Eva Tengwall (chairman), Bengt Gustavsson, Per Karlsson and Peter Naredi (alternate). Application in four
Emelle Fund supports research on cardiovascular disease. In particular, support is given to younger researchers (PhD students and researchers who recently have defended their doctoral thesis) who work in former Gothenburg and Bohus County.
The Swedish Child Diabetes Foundation announces that nominations are now welcome for candidates for the 2018 Johnny Ludvigsson Prize for excellent research in childhood and adolescent diabetes. Nominations must have reached the Swedish Child Diabetes Foundation office by 15 may 2018.
Establishment grant for younger researchers, 4-year full-time and half-time positions (half-time positions are for clinically active researchers), and an associated operating cost grant. Application period: April 15 to May 15, 2018. Full-time position support amounts to SEK 1.7 million per year, and at half-time it amounts to SEK 1.3 million per year. Those seeking
Appropriations can be applied for one year in the following categories: project grants, equipment grants and travel grants. Appropriations can only be sought by those who have full or part-time employment at a Swedish university or hospital.
Eligable to apply are qualified persons who previously were rejected or awarded a one-year severance grant on the previous call for ALF project funds 2018-2020, as well as to those who did not apply for the previous round. Application is made in Researchweb: www.researchweb.org/is/alfgbg/. The application form is called: 2018 Ansökan ALF-projektmedel med tilldelning
Scholarships and research grants to neuro researchers at Swedish universities and colleges. Application period: April 26 - June 7.
IngaBritt and Arne Lundberg Research Foundation Appropriations for medical scientific research into cancer, kidney diseases and orthopedics. Research in the Gothenburg region takes precedence.
Eligible to apply for these scholarships are registered PhD students with at least one own peer reviewed publication. The scholarships are not awarded to postdoctoral researchers or non-registered post-graduate students. The journey may commence no earlier than one month after the application deadline. The grants are intended to cover extraordinary personal costs associated
Initiation grant is given for the implementation of short-term projects aimed at building new and strategically interesting international relations. Applications can be submitted ongoing throughout the year.
Wenner-Gren Foundations Contributions for guest lecturers - The appropriation is intended to enable Swedish researchers or institutions inviting foreign PhD guest lecturers.
Residence scholarship with accommodation in Villa Martinson at Jonsered Manor. The scholarship is intended for researchers, PhD students and writers and publishers in a broader sense, who need time to work concentrated in an inspiring environment.