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

Medical sciences

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

Anna-Greta and Holger Crafoord´s Fund

Anna-Greta and Holger Crafoord´s Fund awards each year an international prize to distinguished scientists and scholarships or grants to researchers or institutions in Sweden.

In 2017, scholarships and grants are announced for researchers in Polyarthritis, in the field of “Regulatory T-cells in health and disease”.

The announcement is called Stiftelsen Anna-Greta och Holger Crafoords fond in the application system.

More information under the header Documents to the right

Available funding: SEK 550 000

Closing date for applications: 21 February 2017

Post Doc Scholarships to Japan

The calls for Post doc Short-term (1-12 months) and Post doc Standard (12-24 months) is open until 27 February 2017.

Post doc Standard
Announcement (Standard)
Information Sheet from JSPS (Standard)
Application form (Standard)

Postdoc Short-term:
Announcement (Short-term)
Information Sheet from JSPS (Short-term)
Application form (Short-term)

The “Lennart ‘Aktiestinsen’ Israelsson Foundation for Individual and Society"

– for research that benefits the education system.

Next call opens in September 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 in May 2017.

General announcement for Medical sciences

Next call will open in May 2019.

More information

To the application site 


Peter Brandén
Scholarship Administrator
+46 8 673 95 00