ìShizu Matsumuraîs Donation

Karolinska Institutet hereby invites applications for research grants in pediatrics from the ìShizu Matsumuraîs Donation.

Purpose

The donation is intended to be used for paediatric research.

Eligibility

Eligible to apply are 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.

Amount

Normally 2 persons is awarded 60,000 to 85,000 SEK per person. You can never get more than the requested amount.

Application

The application must contain a research plan of maximum 15 000 charachters (approximately 4 A4-pages), an abstract of about 1 A4-page, ethical considerations and a budget where indirect costs must also be stated.

The following attachments should be enclosed:

  1. A publication list stating the 10 most relevant publications for this call besides a complete publication list for the previous 5 years and the current year.
  2. For applicants who have previously been awarded grants from this call, a progress report must be attched for consideration of the new application.

Applications must be submitted digitally. The online form will be available ​through KI Prisma during the application period, April 5 – 20, 2022. The application period opens at 10 am on April 5 and closes 2 pm on April 20.

Decision

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

Reports

After the end of the term, you have 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.

Contact

For questions regarding this call please e-mail: fonder@ki.se