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Framtidens Forskningsledare 5

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Description of call for proposal

The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) has allocated up to 20 grants of a total of SEK 10 million each (incl. overhead), covering a period of five years. Vision The aim of the Foundation in launching this programme is to support and promote young scientists who have the potential and the ambition to become future leaders of academic and/or industrial research in Sweden. The vision of the Foundation of a future research leader is a scientist of the highest standing who in addition displays a potential for leadership and management, an understanding of the process of implementing research results and who is prepared at a later stage of the research career to assume responsibility for constellations larger than her/his own research group.

  Applied Granted Granted as a percentage
Total number of applications 186 20 11%
Life Sciences 79 13 16%
Bioengineering, Medical Technology and Life Science Technologies 25 1 4%
Material Science and Material Technologies 35 5 14%
Information, Communication, and System Technologies 46 1 2%
Computational Science and Applied Mathematics 0 0 0%
Other 1 0 0%
Female main applicants 58 6 10%
Male main applicants 128 14 11%
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