The decision was published 12:30 25 Oct 2018

Medicine and health

The Swedish Research Council has decided on approved applications within medicine and health 2018. In total, we grant over 1.2 billion SEK for 2018–2023.

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

The decisions include the following grants:

  • Research project grant
  • Research project grant into pharmaceutical sciences
  • Research project grant for the development of methods for replacing, reducing and/or refining experiments on animals according to 3R
  • Employment as a half-time researcher in a clinical environment
  • Starting grant

Approval rates

Total

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

550

120

22 %

Men

679

165

24 %

Total

1 229

285

23 %

 
Approval rates per grant type

Research project grant

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

372

98

26 %

Men

467

136

29 %

Total

839

234

28 %

 

Research project grant into pharmaceutical sciences

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

17

5

29 %

Men

26

6

23 %

Total

43

11

26 % 

 

Research project grant, 3R

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

16

2

13 %

Men

32

4

13 %

Total

48

6

13 % 

 

Employment as a half-time researcher in a clinical environment

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

27

1

4 %

Men

27

2

7 %

 Total

54

3

6 %

 

Starting Grant

Applicants

Number of applications

Number of approved grants

Approval rates

Women

118

14

12 %

Men

127

17

13 %

Total

245

31

13 %

 

Grant amounts

Total

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

477 910 500

1 129 812

Men

734 106 235

1 219 446

Total

1 212 016 735

1 182 455

 

Amounts per grant type

Research project grant

Applicants

Total grant amount

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

366 729 500

1 084 999

Men

589 677 235

1 208 355

Total

956 406 735

1 157 877

 

Research project grant into pharmaceutical sciences

Applicants

Total grant amount

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

17 311 000

911 105

Men

22 689 000

945 375

Total

40 000 000

930 233

 

Research project grant, 3R

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

4 320 000

540 000

Men

8 640 000

540 000

Total

12 960 000

540 000

 

Employment as a half-time researcher in a clinical environment

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

5 550 000

1 850 000

Men

11 100 000

1 850 000

Total

16 650 000

 1 850 000

 

Starting grant

Applicants

Total amount approved

Average grant amount (per year)

Women

84 000 000

1 527 273

Men

102 000 000

1 500 000

Total

186 000 000

1 512 195

 

Administrating organisations

The table shows the 10 administrating organisations that have been awarded the most funds.

Approved grants and amounts per administrating organisation‌‌

Administrating organisation

Number of

approved grants

Total grant amount

Karolinska Institutet, KI

103

469 420 000

Lund University

48

193 689 500

University of Gothenburg

41

190 662 000

Uppsala University

40

158 568 500

Umeå University

21

85 300 000

Linköping University

22

75 016 735

Stockholm University

4

16 160 000

Örebro University

2

9 600 000

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

1

4 800 000

Mälardalen Univeristy

1

4 000 000

 

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PubliSHED ON 06 September 2018

UpDATED ON 23 November 2018

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