Decision published

05 December 2017

Total amount granted: SEK 488 840 000

Distinguished professor grant

On December 5 the Swedish Research Council published decisions on distinguished professor grant 2017. Almost half a billion SEK will be allocated in 2018–2027.

Decision published

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Approval rates and gender

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

28

2

7 %

Men

84

8

10 %

Total

112

10

9 %

 

Approval rates per area of science

Area of science

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Natural and engineering sciences

57

4

7 %

Medicine and health

39

4

10 %

Humanities and social sciences

16

2

13 %

Educational research

0

0

0 %

Total

112

10

9 %

 

More than 50 percent of the applications were within natural and engineering sciences. humanities and social sciences had the highest approval rate, by 13 percent.

Grant amounts

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

100 000 000

5 000 000

Men

388 840 000

4 860 500

Total

488 840 000

4 888 400

 

Approved grants and amounts per administrating organisation

Administrating organisations

Number of approved applications

Total amount approved

Karolinska Institutet, KI

5

244 000 000

Royal Institute of Technology

2

97 240 000

University of Gothenburg

1

50 000 000

Stockholm University

1

50 000 000

Uppsala University

1

47 600 000

Total

10

488 840 000

 

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