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06 March - 09 April 2019

Project grant for research within new nuclear technology

The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period.

The focus aims in particular to safeguard advanced competence within the area of new nuclear technology for the fourth generation of nuclear power, in order to maintain safety competency at the highest level and make it possible for Swedish researchers to become engaged in the major international research programmes within the area. The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

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Project support


Natural and Engineering Sciences


New nuclear technology


Individual researcher

Participating researchers

Up to 6 researchers may be invited to join the application

Grant period

1–4 years

Grant amount

Minimum 400 000 SEK per year, maximum 2 000 000 SEK per year

Call deadline
9 April 2019 (14.00/2 p.m.)

Publication of grant award

No later than the beginning of November 2019

Start of grant period

January 2020

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