Grant decisions Proof of Concept – Life science

Decisions on Proof of Concept within Life science has been taken by the Swedish Research Council. On october 24, the grants awarded were published, see below.

Grant awarded within Proof of Concept - Life science, 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 56 applications and out of these twelve were approved.

Gender  

Number of applications

Number of approved applications

Approval rate

Woman

17

5

29 %

Man

39

7

18 %

Total

56

12

21 %

 

Grant amount

The total amount approved is 14 million SEK. All applicants were granted a one-year project period.

Gender

Total amount approved

Average grant per year

Woman

5 880 000

1 176 000

Man

8 120 000

1 160 000

Total

14 000 000

 1 166 667

 

Universities

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

University

Number of approved applications

Total amount approved

Umeå University                                        

3

3 480 000

Karolinska Institutet

2

2 400 000

Lund University 

2

2 400 000

Uppsala University

2

2 400 000

The University of Gothenburg

2

2 280 000

Stockholm University

1

1 040 000

Total

12

14 000 000

 

Contact

Gergana Angelova Hamberg, 08 546 44 146

Annika Johansén, 08 546 44 251

Updated: 2017-10-24

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?
Payment will be made by mid December 2017 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?

Click this link for more information about our evaluation process and our different evaluation panels.