Grants and funding

Travel grants and funding

The below links can be helpful for finding grants or funding to cover travel costs, conference fees, printing costs and also for submitting research funding proposals. More funding tips and links are found on the UID student pages.

- UmU utlysningar för forskare och lärare

- UmU announcements for researchers and teachers (less extensive than the Swedish version)

- SI, The Swedish Institute

- JC Kempe's scholarship fund at UmU 
Twice annually, Umeå student union announces the availability of scholarships from the SJCKMS Fund. Each semester, up to 50 000 SEK is awarded to doctoral students at Umeå University, and the purpose of these scholarships is to support doctoral students in their work. In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarships, you need to be a resident of Västerbotten, Västernorrland och Norrbotten, and a member of one of the student unions at Umeå University. Scholarships can, on occasion, be awarded to undergraduate students (3rd year BA and MA students).

- Travel grants for UmU PhD students and young researchers for participating, with own contribution, in conferences or for other travels related to the area of research.

- The Foundation Blanceflor Ludovici-Compagni, née Bildt awards substantial grants to post-graduate students or those with an advanced degree for longer periods of study away from one´s homeland in the USA, Sweden, Italy, Switzerland, England, Germany, Japan or Canada. Deadline March 1.

- List of Swedish research funding bodies