The call opened 14:00 06 March 2019

The call closed 14:00 09 April 2019

Starting grant within natural and engineering sciences

The aim of the grant is to give junior researchers the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers in Sweden. The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

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Career support

Area

Natural and Engineering Sciences

Focus

Undirected

Applicant

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

Participating researchers

No participating researchers can 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

Please note:

  • Please read and follow the instructions: In addition to this specific call text, you also need to read our Guide for applicantsopens in new window.
  • Please do not state anybody’s full personal identity number in the application.
  • As from spring 2019, 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 corresponding, and also that the plan will be maintained. Read more about the work on open access to research data. opens in new window
  • Read more about grants awarded in previous yearsopens in new window.

Contact

Telephone hours are weekdays excluding public holidays from 9.00/9 a.m. to 16.00/4 p.m. while the call is open.

Calls natural and engineering sciences

ansoknt@vr.se

+46 (0)8 546 44 052

Call text in full


Telephone hours are weekdays excluding public holidays from 9.00/9 a.m. to 16.00/4 p.m. while the call is open.

Calls natural and engineering sciences

ansoknt@vr.se

+46 (0)8 546 44 052