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06 March - 09 April 2019

Starting grant for research within new nuclear technology

The aim of the grant is to provide junior researchers with the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers in Sweden within the area new nuclear technology.

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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Career support


Natural and Engineering Sciences


New nuclear technology


Individual researcher who has completed a doctoral degree more than 2 years ago and up to 7 years ago.

Participating researchers

No participating researchers may be invited to join the application.

Grant period

4 years

Grant amount

Minimum 400 000 SEK per year, maximum 1 500 000 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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