General announcement for geosciences, including geography

Scholarships in Geosciences, including geography, worth up to a maximum of SEK 70,000 can be granted to doctoral students and researchers. In the latter category, applicants who received a Ph.D. in the past five years are prioritised. OH (Overhead/Administration costs) will not be accepted. Scholarships are payable for a maximum period of one year.

In 2022 the available funds are exclusively intended for “scientific research in the field of Physical Geography, in Sweden, and preferably in the Sarek mountain region”. No other purposes will be granted.

Scholarships are not granted for purposes that are completed by the time the decision is taken, which is about three months after the application deadline.

Provide the name of the head of the institute/faculty, and support your application by additional documents such as invitations and letters of recommendation. Doctoral students must state their supervisor’s name. Upload all documents in PDF format.

Available funding 2022: SEK 155,000

Application period: 15 April–31 August 2022


A link to the application system is provided below during the application period. When the application period opens, create an account, provide personal and application information, and upload the necessary documents in PDF format.

The announcement is called Geosciences 2022 in the application system.

Supplementary material submitted separately, incomplete applications and/or emailed applications will not be taken in consideration. Application documents will not be returned.



All applicants will be notified by email if their application has been approved or rejected approximately three months after the application deadline. The information will also be available on the applicant’s web account.