Welcome to Grants Office!

We support University's researchers in finding the ways to finance their research ideas. Our team offers advising in the following areas:

  • Strategic planning for research funding on international, national and regional levels
  • Finding the suitable program for a particular research project
  • Assistance in the preparation of funding applications, including budgeting
  • Seminars and workshops about external funding
  • Research Funding Course for PhD students and other personell

Our area of expertise covers:

  • The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation HORIZON 2020
  • National programs within VINNOVA, the Swedish Research Council VR, FORMAS, FORTE etc.
  • Regional programs, e.g. European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), European Social Fund (ESF), cross border cooperation programs (Interreg, Bothnia Atlantica, Nord, Baltic Sea, Kolarctic etc.)

Head of Grants Office

Jenny Kajberg

Jenny Kajberg, Unit Director

Phone: +46 (0)920 493384
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support

Staff at the Grants Office

Ekaterina Osipova

Ekaterina Osipova, Specialist - Research Funding

Phone: +46 (0)920 491463
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support
Evelina Brännvall

Evelina Brännvall, Specialist - Research Funding

Phone: +46 (0)920 493004
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support
Margareta Bäckström Lindgren

Margareta Bäckström Lindgren, Specialist - Research Funding

Phone: +46 (0)920 493502
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support
Sari Saarela

Sari Saarela, Specialist - Research Funding

Phone: +46 (0)920 493948
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support
Åsa Hersinger

Åsa Hersinger, Specialist - Research Funding

Phone: +46 (0)920 491317
Organization: VSS-EXTF, Professional Support