With its Linnaeus grants the Swedish Research Council provides support for 40 research environments in different research areas. You can read more about the environments here.
The aim of the Linnaeus grants is to enhance support for research of the highest quality that can compete internationally. It also aims to encourage universities and colleges to prioritize research fields and to allocate funding for them.
The amount of the Linnaeus grants is SEK 5-10 million annually for a maximum of ten years.