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05 February - 10 March 2020

Grant for half-time research position in a clinical environment

The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active persons the opportunity to conduct research on a half-time basis in parallel with developing their clinical skills. The aim is to reinforce and renew medical and clinical research.

The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

Support form: Career support

Subject area: Medicine and Health

Focus: Undirected

Applicant: Individual researcher who has completed a doctoral degree no more than 10 years ago.

Participating researchers: No participating researchers may be invited to join the application

Grant period: 3 years (with the opportunity of a 3 year extension)

Grant amount: 1 850 000 SEK per year

Budgetary framework: Up to seven grants may be awarded, including one within infection and antibiotics.

Start of grant period: January 2021

Application period: 5 February 2020 (14.00/2 p.m.) – 10 March 2020 (14.00/2 p.m.)

Publication of grant award: No later than November 2020.

Please note:

  • You must describe whether sex and gender perspectives are relevant for your research and, if so, in which way you will use such perspectives. How sex and gender perspectives are managed in the research project will form part of the assessment of scientific quality. Read more under the heading “Research description” and on our website Opens in new window..
  • You will need to have a data management plan Opens in new window. for data generated within the research we award funds for. You must not send the plan to us, 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 equivalent, and also that the plan will be maintained.

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Specific instructions for the call

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