Funding, grants and scholarships
The Lund University Research Services offer researchers and research teams support and help on issues concerning external research funding.
Funding for equal opportunities initiatives
Lund University promotes initiatives for equal opportunities at the University by means such as invitations to apply for targeted funding. Financing of a visiting professor of the underrepresented gender is a recurring initiative.
Travel and research grants
Those who study or conduct research at Lund University can apply for grants or scholarships from most of the almost 700 foundations that are administered by the Endowment Administration.
Grants and scholarships are available all year round but there are several factors which determine whether you can apply or not. Examples of factors include the type of employment and the subject area. There are also different types of grants, for example research grants, travel grants and scholarships.
Career development for academic staff
In order to attract, retain and develop employees, Lund University has highlighted a series of career opportunities for academic staff. The career development activities are offered in English and the vast majority are free of charge, both for individuals and departments. Some activities are suitable for doctoral students, some for postdocs and others for research team leaders.
List of funders
We have listed a selection of funders of particular interest for researchers at Lund University School of Economics and Management.