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Astronomy and space science

The information below concerns general application. It is also possible to apply for scholarships in Astronomy and space science from the separate Foundations listed below.

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.

Next call opens 15 May 2017.

Stiftelsen P E Lindahls stipendiefond

Scholarships are awarded for scientific studies or continuing practical training within or outside Sweden. Six scholarships are divided between the humanities (2), medicine (2) and natural sciences (2).

Next call opens 15 May 2017.

General announcement for Astronomy and space science

Scholarships in Astronomy and space sciences can be granted to doctoral students and researchers. In the latter category, applicants who were awarded a PhD degree in the past five years are prioritised. Scholarships are payable for a maximum period of one year.

Next call opens 15 October 2017.

More information

To the application site 

Contact

Peter Brandén
Scholarship Administrator
+46 8 673 95 00
scholarship@kva.se