The decision was published 14:00 27 Oct 2017

Medicine and health

In October 2017 the Swedish Research Council published decisions on grants awarded to medicine and health. A total of more than one billion SEK was granted for the period 2017–2022.

Please note that only notice via your personal account in Prisma guarantees that your grant has been approved.

Decisions include the following grants:

  • Research project grant
  • Research project grant – Development of methods to replace, reduce and refine animal experiments (3R)
  • Starting grant grant for half-time position in clinical research environment
  • Grant for half-time position in clinical research environment
Approval rates in total

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

569

109

19 %

Men

653

135

21 %

Total

1 222

244

20 %

 

Approval rates Research project grant

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

392

91

23 %

Men

464

112

24 %

Total

856

203

24 %

 

Approval rates Project grant 3R

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

30

3

10 %

Men

42

3

7 %

Total

72

6

8 %

 

Approval rates Starting grant

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

127

14

11 %

Men

114

17

15 %

Total

241

31

13 %

 

Approval rates Half-time position

Applicants

Number of applications

Number approved

Approval rate

Women

20

1

5 %

Men

33

3

9 %

Total

53

4

8 %

 

Grant amounts in total

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

416 750 000

1 117 292

Men

599 858 855

1 234 277

Total

1 016 608 855

1 183 479

 

Grant amounts Project research grant

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

320 000 000

1 049 180

Men

474 008 855

1 185 022

Total

794 008 855

1 126 254

 

Grant amounts Project grant 3R

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

7 200 000

800 000

Men

7 200 000

800 000

Total

14 400 000

800 000

 

Grant amounts Starting grant

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

84 000 000

1 500 000

Men

102 000 000

1 500 000

Total

186 000 000

1 500 000

 

Grant amounts Half-time position

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

5 550 000

1 850 000

Men

16 650 000

1 850 000

Total

22 200 000

1 850 000

 

Approved grants and amounts per administrating organisation

Administrating organisations

Number of

approved applications

Total amount approved

Karolinska Institutet, KI

116

489 656 787

University of Gothenburg

36

159 900 000

Lund University

36

149 220 000

Umeå University

20

79 850 000

Uppsala University

21

79 719 507

Linköping University

8

32 530 000

Stockholm University

3

13 572 561

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

1

3 910 000

Region Västra Götaland

1

3 450 000

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU

1

2 400 000

Örebro University

1

2 400 000

Total

244

1 016 608 855

 

What happens next?

 

PubliSHED ON 27 October 2017

UpDATED ON 23 November 2018

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  3. Natural and engineering sciences

    Research project grant, and Starting grant