Closed call

19 August - 22 September 2020

International postdoc grant

Autumn call

The purpose of the grant is to give newly qualified researchers with a doctoral degree from a Swedish higher education institution (HEI) the opportunity to expand their networks and their competences by working abroad under secure employment conditions.

Support form: Career support

Subject area: Humanities and Social Sciences, Medicine and Health, Natural and Engineering Sciences, Educational Sciences

Focus: Undirected

Applicant: Individual researcher who completed a doctoral degree no more than 2 years ago.

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

Grant period: 18–36 months

Grant amount: 1 050 000 SEK per year

Start of grant period: January 2021

Application period: 19 August 2020 (14.00/2 p.m.) – 22 September (14.00/2 p.m.)

Publication of grant award: No later than the beginning of December 2020

Please note:

  • You will need to have a data management plan 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 specific call text, you also need to consult our Guide for applicantsopens in new window.