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Astronomy and space science

The information below concerns general application. It is also possible to apply for scholarship in astronomy and space science from the separate Foundations and post doc scholarships listed under the header Documents to the right.

Stiftelsen Nordenskjöldska Swedenborgsfonden

Scholarships and grants are awarded for research on Emanuel Swedenborg’s life and activities, or research in one of the fields to which Swedenborg was dedicated (mathematics, astronomy, geology, physiology, mechanics). Research into Swedenborg’s life and activities is prioritised.

Available funding 2016: SEK 40 000

Closing date for applications:
31 August 2016

More information under the heading Documents to the right.

Stiftelsen P E Lindahls stipendiefond

Scholarships are awarded for scientific studies or continuing practical training within or outside Sweden. Six scholarships, each worth SEK 100 000, are divided between the humanities (2), medicine (2) and natural sciences (2). The amount applied for must be exactly SEK 100 000 per application.

There is important information about eligibility requirements and the application process under the heading Documents to the right.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2016

General announcement for Astronomy and space science

Next call opens in October 2017.

More information

To the application site 


Peter Brandén
Scholarship Administrator
+46 8 673 95 00