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Travel grants for contact trips outside Europe

Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation
Travel grants from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation aims to strengthen Lund University's cooperation with universities outside Europe.

Travel grants will be used for contact trips to existing and new partners outside Europe. The purpose of the trips will be to discuss, develop and plan for education and research cooperation of strategic importance for Lund University's internationalisation.

Call for applications 2017

Call for applications - travel grants 2017 (PDF - 362 kB, new window)

Decision 2016

Decision 2016 (PDF - 414 kB, new window)

Who can apply?

Employees at Lund University primarily junior researchers with a PhD. Applications are made individually. In the selection, priority is given to applicants who have not previously received the Wallenberg travel grants. We aim at a balanced distribution of travel grants between areas.

How do I apply?

Applications are made through a special application form. A new application round will be announced before the summer holidays 2017. The application deadline has not been set yet.

Besides purpose, objectives and expected results, the application shall state how the trip will contribute to the internationalisation at Lund University in accordance with the strategic plan.

The amount awarded will be entered in the books at the relevant cost centre once a travel grant report and a disbursement request have been submitted to External Relations, Carina Holmberg Pousette, internal mailing code 27.

Mark the application with "Travel grants Wallenberg".

Travel report and disbursement request for 2016

Template for the travel report (Word - 116 kB, new window)

Template for disbursement request (Word - 111 kB, new window)

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