Application and review process

xxxx Universities and other academic institutions may apply for grants. All applications to the Foundation must first pass the internal prioritization process of the relevant university or institution.

The Foundation will not consider applications from private individuals who are not affiliated with a research institution. Furthermore, grants are not provided for private studies outside the published scholarship program of the Foundation.

Applications submitted to the Foundation will be go through an extensive peer review procedure.

The Foundation only accepts electronic applications submitted online.

More information and application (In swedish)



The Wallenberg Foundations

“The Wallenberg Foundations” is the collective name for the non-profit foundations funded by individual members of the Wallenberg family. The Foundations approved grants totaling over SEK 2.0 billion in 2015.

The largest of the Wallenberg Foundations is the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, founded in 1917, which promotes scientific research within the natural sciences, technology and medicine.

The other two large foundations are the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation (clinical medicine, law and other social sciences), and the Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation (scientific research mainly within the humanities, learning and children’s activities).

In addition, there are a number of other Wallenberg Foundations.