Closed call

09 February - 15 March 2022

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.

Support form: Career support

Subject area: Medicine and Health

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 option to extend for a further 3 years)

Grant amount: 1 850 000 SEK per year

Start of grant period: January 2023

Application period: 9 February 2022 (14.00/2 pm) – 15 March 2022 (14.00/2 pm)

Publication of grant award: No later than the beginning of November 2022

Please note:

  • This year’s call also includes special support for the areas of antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance, psychiatry with focus on compulsory mental care and forensic psychiatry, precision medicine, primary care, and ageing and health. Please state in your application whether it relates to either of these areas.
  • As from 2022, new criteria apply for approval of administrating organisations for grants awarded by the Swedish Research Council. You therefore need to make sure that your organisation fulfils the requirements and has been approved by us as an administrating organisation for calls issued after 1 January 2022.
  • Please note also that the instructions for your description of ethical considerations in the application have changed as from this year. Furtermore, we also ask you to describe the management of risks or obstacles to the implementation of the project in the research plan.
  • 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.

Specific instructions for the call

In addition to reading the call text, you also need to consult our Guide for applicants Opens in new window..