Closed call

23 January - 26 February 2019

International postdoc

Spring call

The purpose of the grant is to give newly qualified researchers with a doctoral degree from a Swedish higher education institution (HEI) the opportunity to expand their networks and their competences by working abroad under secure employment conditions.

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Career support


Humanities and Social Sciences, Artistic Research, Medicine and Health, Natural and Engineering Sciences, Educational Sciences




Individual researcher who has completed a doctoral degree no more than two years ago.

Participating researchers

No participating researchers can be invited to join the application.

Grant period

18–36 months

Grant amount

1 050 000 SEK per year

Publication of grant award

Beginning of June 2019

Start of grant period

July 2019

Please note:

  • Please read and follow the instructions: In addition to this specific call text, you also need to read our Guide for appliants. Opens in new window.
  • Please do not state your own or anybody else’s full personal identity number in the application.
  • As from spring 2019, you will need to have a data management plan (DMP) for data generated within the research we award funds for. You must not submit or send it to us with the application for a grant, but according to our general grant terms and conditions, your administrating organisation must confirm that a data management plan will be in place when you start your project or corresponding, and also that the plan will be maintained.
  • Read more about grants awarded in previous years Opens in new window..

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