Ruth and Richard Julin Foundation

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Ruth and Richard Julin Foundation hereby invites applications for research and travel grants.


The foundation promotes medical research, primarily in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology. Grants may be applied for in order to conduct research projects and travel to other research institutions, as well as to acquire new knowledge and methods. Applications for travel to conventions and the like will not be considered.


Researchers who have earned a doctoral degree and doctoral students who are expected to earn a degree during the current calendar year are eligible to apply. Doctoral students must attach a certificate from their supervisor.

Grants may be awarded to the same project for up to five times. Applicants who have previously awarded grants from Ruth and Richard Julin Foundation must attach a progress report (see below for details, under Attachments).


Awarded grants varies between 100,000 and 150,000 SEK per person.


The application must be submitted digitally. The online form will be available ​through KI Prisma during the application period, January 24 – February 7, 2017. The application period closes 2.00 pm.


Decision of grant will be taken by the Board of the foundation. All applicants will be notified by e-mail in May.


The following attachments can/should be included:

  1. Letter from the supervisor confirming the planned date for defence of the doctoral thesis
  2. Progress report, mandatory for applicants who have previously obtained a grant from this foundation (maximum 2 A4 pages).


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