Research Grant (Sweden-based researchers)

The Research Grant from The Crafoord Foundation funds researchers in Sweden based at the following Swedish universities:

  • Blekinge Institute of Technology
  • Halmstad University
  • Kristianstad University
  • Linnaeus University
  • Lund University
  • Malmö University
  • Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Alnarp

Applicants may apply for funding of up to 1 million SEK/year for up to 4 years. Funds may be used for:

  • Equipment
  • Running costs
  • Personnel costs for technical staff, post-doctoral or guest researchers from other universities/countries, and partial funding of PhD position. Please note that a post-doctoral applicant must have defended their thesis when submitting their application.
  • Planning of larger project applications or research programmes with national/international participants.
  • Arranging high-quality conferences
  • Conference trips with active participation
  • Publication costs
  • Research exchanges and research visits

Junior faculty members are particularly encouraged to apply. Applications close on February 3, 2022.


Full-application closing date: 

February 3, 2022

Grant duration:

Up to 4 years

Grant amount:

Up to 1 million SEK/year

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