Apply for grants and scholarships

On this webpage, we publish calls for research funding that come to the attention of the Faculty Office.

The faculty’s travel and research grants

It is now time to apply for the Faculty of Science’s travel and research grants. Please note that third cycle students need to enclose a statement from their supervisor.

The application deadline is 11 February.

Read more and apply for the faculty’s travel and research grants via the LU Staff Pages

Grants from the Per-Eric and Ulla Schyberg Foundation

Early career researchers can now apply for funding from the Per-Eric and Ulla Schyberg Foundation. The call for applications is aimed mainly at researchers in biochemistry and medicine.

The application deadline is 23 March.

Read more and apply for grants from the Per-Eric and Ulla Schyberg Foundationon – fysiografen.se

Apply for scholarships for stays abroad

Doctoral students and postdocs can now apply for scholarships from the Hans Werthén Fund for research-related stays abroad. Contact alicia [dot] parvin [at] iva [dot] se for more information about applying for scholarships.

The application deadline is 2 March.

SSF announces funding for research institute-employed doctoral students

The Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) is announcing grants to cover research studies for eight doctoral students employed by research institutes.

The application deadline is 23 March.

Apply for funding for research institute-employed doctoral students – strategiska.se

Foundation celebrates 50 years by announcing two prizes for researchers

The Oscar and Lili Lamm Foundation celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2021. The foundation’s board wishes to mark this milestone with two prizes for researchers each worth SEK 2.5 million. The prizes are intended for promising early-career researchers within landscape conservation, water conservation, soil conservation and plant protection. Those eligible to apply are researchers at Swedish higher education institutions with a PhD from 2011 or later. For more information on the call, contact the foundation secretary Jan Fahleson (janfahleson [at] hotmail [dot] com).

The application deadline is 6 April.

Apply for the foundation's prize for researchers – stiftelsenlamm.a.se

Research grant within biotechnology and plant breeding

It is now possible to apply for funding from the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research in the area of “Biotechnology and plant breeding – food, feed and forest products”. A total of SEK 120 million will be allocated to four interdisciplinary research projects with clear plant breeding strategies, in the areas of food, feed and forest products.

The application deadline is 16 March.

Apply for research grant within biotechnology and plant breeding – strategiska.se

Research internship grants in the Baltic Sea region

Life science researchers and students can apply for grants through the Baltic Science Network Mobility Programme for Research Internships. The grants give students the opportunity to take part in research projects at universities in the Baltic Sea region. Researchers can apply for grants to act as a host for a student.

The application will close in May.

Research internship grants in the Baltic Sea region – baltic-science.org