Apply for grants and scholarships
Here we publish calls for proposals that come to the attention of the Faculty Office. You can find more calls for proposals on:
Nominate candidates for the LU administrative prize
Employees can now nominate candidates for Lund University’s administrative prize for 2018.
Through the prize, the University management wishes to acknowledge exceptional administrative efforts within the whole University. The deadline for nominations is 23 October.
Read more and nominate on LU Staff Pages
Apply for seed funding for cooperation with Africa
Lund University’s Africa strategy group is inviting applications for seed funding for cooperation with African partners. The invitation is intended for researchers and teaching staff who are PhD holders. The application deadline is 20 October.
Read more and apply on LU Staff Pages
Apply for funding for cancer research infrastructure
The strategic research programme, BioCARE, has issued a call for applications for funding for recruiting staff to infrastructures relevant to cancer research. The application deadline is 31 October.
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Nominate candidates for the Kavli Prize
The Norwegian Academy of Science is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Kavli Prize. The prize is awarded for outstanding research in the fields of astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience. The last day to submit your nomination is 1 December.
Read more and nominate on the academy website
Apply for funding from the MAX4ESSFUN EU project
The last chance to apply for funding from the EU project MAX4ESSFUN is 26 October. The aim of the project is to promote interregional research collaborations using neutron radiation and synchrotron light. Even researchers who have already been awarded grants can apply. Contact kajsa_m.paulsson [at] med.lu.se if you have any questions.
Read more and apply on the project website
Apply for a Fulbright Scholarship
Researchers and doctoral students can now apply to the Fulbright Arctic Initiative programme which aims to promote cooperation on issues concerning the Arctic. The application deadline is 16 October.
Read more and apply on Fulbright website
Nominate candidates for the Heineken Prizes 2018
Now you can nominate candidates for the Heineken Prizes for outstanding research in subjects such as biochemistry, biophysics and environmental sciences. The deadline for nominations is 15 October.
Read more and nominate on Heineken Prizes website
Apply for mobility funding for research at a BUP university
Doctoral students and postdocs can now apply for mobility funding for research at universities within the Baltic University Programme (BUP). The research project is to be linked to sustainable development and the Baltic Sea. The application deadline is 31 October.
Read more and apply on BUP website
Apply for grants from National Geographic
Researchers resident in Northern Europe can apply for grants from National Geographic through the Global Exploration Fund. The National Geographic Society is one of the world’s largest non-profit organisations in science and education. Over 126 years, National Geographic has supported thousands of researchers, adventurers and conservationists. Their efforts, images and experiences have inspired and helped people to understand how serious the global challenges are.
More information on National Geographic's website
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