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The Tegger Foundation Post-Doctoral Scholorship

Below is a short version of the Tegger Foundations Scholorship
For further information in English, please contact Mr. John Tegger on +46 40 – 46 92 93  Weekdays 09:00-12:00

NOTE! Below information is refering to 2017. 1 of June 2018 the 2018 scholarships will be announced.


The Tegger Foundation hereby declare that scholarships are avaiable to apply, amounting to SEK 1.000.000:-.
The grants are intended as salary for postdoctoral research, primarily overseas and distributed to doctors / researchers at the Faculty of Medicine, Lund University and / or Skåne University Hospital in Lund and Malmö. Scholarships are intended to be used during a 6 or 12 month coherent period of time.
A 6 month scholarship is 200.000:- SEK
A 12 month scholarship is 400.000:- SEK
There is no taxes to be withdrawn from the scholarships, as to our knowledge.

Those who have previously received the scholarship have the opportunity to seek further extensions.
For grantee, receiving funding from other sources, The Tegger Foundation applly rules on reduction of assigned scholarship, which is reported in connection with the decisions on scholarship.
The grants are announced November 22, 2017, and will be available from 1 January 2018.
Scholarship recievers is assumed personally to receive the scholarship November 22 and in connection therewith provide a short presentation of their research.
The application, which must be submitted in writing, and on special form, is to be sent to:
The Tegger Foundation
c/o Swedbank Foundation Service

The application shall be received no later than Thursday, October 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM.

For further information and application forms:
Teggerstiftelsen website:

For questions please Contact:
Professor Lars Edvindsson
Professor Håkan Ohlsson


Special conditions for applying the Tegger Foundating Scholarship:

  • All grants must fall within the framework of the ”Folksjukdommar ”    People-decieses
  • The recipient must be active at the university hospitals in Malmö and Lund.
    • The scholar must be recently defended. Should not be older than 3 years.
    • The public defense must not be older than 3 years.
    • Applications may be submitted by non-doctorate candidates, however, evidence of planned dispuationsdatum attached to the application, must be completed by December of the year in which the application is submitted.
    • The recipient must be a Swedish citizen and / or obtain a residence permit in Sweden.
    • The scholar must not be started / completed another post-doc period in another subject before.
    • invitation from foreign research institutes to carry out postdoctoral shall be available.
    • Evidence of continuing guaranteed place for research in Sweden will be.
    • The grant will be used for at least one year of postdoctoral funding and may not be used as supplementary financing. Whatever form the other type of financing is involved.
    • The scholarship may be used, after trial, to finance a second postdoc years.
  • Special Conditions:
    • In the event a grantee received funding for two postdoctoral years, the scholarship offered to reserve a scholarship.
    • In the event that an existing of us funded postdoctoral fellows otherwise meet the above requirements, he may be subject to a second postdoctoral fellowship.
    • In the event that the grantee receives a scholarship from another source, the Teggerstiftelsen immediately informed of the trial.
    • In the event a grantee receives other compensation, such salary or other comparable remuneration to the fellowship and the repayment obligation must exist.
  •  The fellow will attend the prize-giving ceremony and dinner on the festival day in mid-November .
Senast ändrad 23 november, 2017