Aina Börjeson Foundation for Speech Language Pathology Research and Treatment

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Karolinska Institutet hereby invites applications for research grants from the Aina Börjeson Foundation, whose goal is to promote speech language pathology research and treatment.


Eligible to apply are doctoral students and researchers, affiliated to Karolinska Institutet, and with a doctoral degree earned no more than 7 years ago. The time limit may be extended with a maximum of 24 months (equivalent to full-time) compensating for clinical activity, parental leave, military service or long-term sick leave.


Awarded grants varies between 30,000 and 80,0000 SEK per person


The application must be submitted digitally. The online form will be available through KI Prisma during the application period, January 9 – 23, 2018. Application period closes 2.00 pm.


If you are a doctoral students and have a half-time check, a supervisor's certificate must be enclosed, or an extract from Ladok that confirms this.


Decision of grant will be taken by the Committee of Research. All applicants will be notified by e-mail in March.


From 2018, a report on the usage of the granted funds will be required. After the end of the term, you will need to login to Prisma and confirm whether you have used the money, or at least have started using the money, or not. If you have not used the money at all during the disposition period, these should be returned to the Foundations and Funds.

Reports are submitted via Prisma about 12 months after the money has been paid, except for travel benefits where reporting takes place approximately one month after the end of the term. You will receive an email notification when it is time to report.


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