Stiftelsen Assar Gabrielssons Fond

För klinisk forskning speciellt i cancersjukdomar


To apply for a grant

This reduced version in english is presented as an extra service.

The Assar Gabrielssons Foundation's purpose is to promote clinical research in cancer related to the University of Göteborg within the Västra Götaland's region.

The  foundation can presently offer the following types of subsidies:

  • Travel Grant:
    Applications for travel grants can be submitted all year round, no later than two months before the start of a scheduled trip. The trip must be directly related to cancer research and requires an active attending such as a poster presentation. Max. one grant is approved per applicant and calendar year.
  • Research Grant:
    Application for research grants shall be yearly submitted to the secretariat by October 1. The applications are then reviewed by the Board who gives its final decision in December.
  • Assar Gabrielssons Award:
    Since 2005, AG-FOND yearly awards its Price for an excellent thesis in the field of cancer research given within the University of Göteborg, Västra Götaland’s Region.The award includes a research grant of SEK 100 000 rewarded in autumn of the same year. Application shall be yearly submitted to the secretariat by February 1.
  • Grant to seminars or similar Venues:
    The venue will have to be held within Västra Götalands Region, focus on cancer och be oppenly advertised so that all interested parties can attend.
    Applications can be sent throughout the year at the latest 3 months before event's start.
    The venues can be supported with a maximum amount by 20 000 SEK.


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