The decision was published 15:30 09 Jan 2019

Development research

The Swedish Research Council has decided on applications to be awarded research project grants within development research and network grants Swedish research links.

Please note that only notice in Prisma guarantees that a grant has been approved. 

The decisions include the following grants:

  • Research project grant
  • Network grant Swedish Research Links

Approval rates per grant type

Research project grant

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rate

Women  78

14

18 %

Men

102

17

17 %

Total

180

31

17 %
Network grant Swedish research links

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rate

Women  24

8

33 %

Men

45

14

31 %

Total

69

22

32 %

Grant amounts per grant type

Research project grant

Applicants

Total grant amount

Average grant amount

per year

Women

62 925 359

1 123 667

Men

71 396 516

1 049 949

Total

134 321 875

1 444 321
Network grant Swedish research links

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant amount

per year

Women

5 699 392

356 212

Men

11 001 542

392 912

Total

16 700 934

379 567
Approved grants and amounts per administrating organisation

Administrating organisation

Number of approved grants

Total grant amount

University of Gothenburg

9

31 623 222

Lund University

9

30 791 988

Karolinska Institutet, KI

11

24 238 162

Uppsala University

6

13 840 810

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

6

11 410 891

Umeå University

3

10 327 000

Linköping University

3

10 267 795

Stockholm University

1

5 711 452

Swedish National Veterinary Institute

1

4 242 033
Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, SITE

1

3 542 024

Linnaeus University

1

3 467 632

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

1

800 000

Stockholm International Water Institute, SIWI

1

759 800

Total

53

151 022 809

 

The map illustrates which collaboration countries are included in the applications granted network grants within Swedish research links.

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Approved grants per collaboration country

Country

Number of approved applications*

Uganda

5

Ethiopia

3

Tanzania

2

India

2

Nepal

1

Ukraine

1

Nigeria

1

Cambodia

1

Sri Lanka

1

Vietnam

1

Indonesia

1

Pakistan

1

Rwanda

1

Kenya

1

*Applicants may choose more than one collaboration country. Some applications therefore contain a combination of two or more countries, for example Kenya and Zimbabwe.

What happens after the grant decision? 

PubliSHED ON 06 September 2018

UpDATED ON 29 March 2019

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