"to promote the sciences and strengthen their influence in society"


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

The G S Magnuson Foundation

Scholarships and grants in the field of Mathematics for the following purposes:

• funding for doctoral students.
• funding for people who wish to obtain further qualifications after a doctorate.
• funding for Swedish researchers for research at home or abroad and for invitations to foreign visiting researchers.
• contributions to retaining researchers in Sweden.
• funding to people who use mathematics in their activities and who wish to contribute to scholarly advancement in the subject.

Next call opens 15 October 2017.

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.

General announcement for Mathematics

Scholarships in Mathematics 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 


Peter Brandén
Scholarship Administrator
+46 8 673 95 00