Grant decisions Development Research

Decisions on Research Project Grant and Research Network Grant – Swedish Research Links within Development Research has been taken by the Swedish Research Council.

Grant awarded for Development Research, 2017Excel

NB! Only decision sent to your personal account in Prisma is a guarantee of award having been granted.

 

Approval rate

The Swedish Research Council received 307 applications and out of these 50 were approved.

Gender

Number of applications

Number of approved applications

Approval rate

Women

116

24

21 %

Men

191

26

14 %

Total

307

50

16 %

 

Grant amount

The total amount approved is approximately 150 million SEK for the period
2018-2021.


Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Women

 68 377 500

924 020

Men

86 025 000

1 049 085

Total

154 402 500

989 760

Administrating organisations

The table below shows the organisations that will administer the grants.

Organisations

Number of approved applications

Total amount approved

Karolinska Institute

11

 37 820 000

Swedish University of Agricultura Sciences

8

27 370 000

Lund University

5

22 945 000

Stockholm University

7

18 832 500

University of Gothenburg

6

15 390 000

Uppsala University

6

9 540 000

National Veterinary Institute

1

6 830 000

Umeå University

3

6 285 000

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

1

4 620 000

Linköping University

1

3 600 000

Luleå University of Technology

1

1 170 000

Totalsumma

50

154 402 500

 

Partner Countries

India is the most popular country for cooperation. A total of 30 different partner countries were applied. The map shows applied partner countries.

The map shows applied partner countries

 

Country

Number of applications

Number of approved applications

Approval rate

Indien

10

4

40 %

Bolivia

2

1

50 %

Egypten

3

1

33 %

Etiopien

5

1

20 %

Kambodja

2

1

50 %

Marocko

4

1

25 %

Nepal

4

1

25 %

Sri Lanka

5

1

20 %

Canada

12

1

8 %

Sudan

3

1

33 %

France

3

1

33 %

Tanzania

3

1

33 %

Other*

39

4

10 %

 
* Applicants can choose more than one host country, applications may therefore contain a combination of several countries, such as US and Great Britain.

Contact

Britta Radeloff, +46 8 546 44 210

Dan Wilhelmsson, +46 8 546 44 032

Updated: 2017-12-07

What happens next?

Decision and final statement in Prisma

Within the next few days the decision along with the final statement of the review panel will be available on your personal account in Prisma. A message appears in the module Tasks on Prisma's home page. Your final statement can be found under the tab Applications and grants. Choose the page Applications in the left menu. In the list in the center field of the page, click the arrow to the right of the Event log for reading your final statement. Your research colleague can get his decision and final statement before you get yours, or vice versa.

Document to be signed
If your application is granted, a document that describes the terms and conditions of the grant will be published on your Prisma account. It can take up to three weeks before the document is published in Prisma. This needs to be signed in Prisma by you and the head of department as soon as possible, but no later than within 90 days.

When do I receive my first payment?
The first payment is generally made no earlier than January 2018, and after that payments will be made monthly, given that the grant conditions has been signed. We will make the payments to your university, who will in turn administer the payments to you.

Can I delay the project start?
Yes, it is up to you and your employer to agree on this. We begin payments to the university as soon as we have a signed approval of the grant conditions.

How was my application assessed?

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