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Humanities

The information below concerns general application. It is also possible to apply for scholarships in Humanities 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 Humanities

Scholarships can be awarded to doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers. In the latter category, applicants who were awarded a PhD in the past five years are prioritised. Scholarships above SEK 100,000 will only be granted in exceptional cases. In previous years, young researchers, travel to conferences or archives and field trips have been prioritised. Funding for salaries or leave of absence to prolong the doctoral period is not usually granted. Scholarships are awarded for a maximum period of one year.

Next call will open 15 May 2017.

More information

To the application site 

Contact

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