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Scholarships and prizes for researchers, teachers, postgraduates and administrative staff

Lavendla scholarships

Lavendla - Sweden's largest digital funeral and law firm announces two different scholarships in digitization and sustainability. SEK 10,000 per scholarship. Deadline for applications 31 December 2021.

Wallenberg Foundation "Jubileumsanslaget" - Travel grants

Travel grants for the university's PhD students and newly graduated PhDs. Can be applied for continuously.

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University award ceremony - an important tradition

Luleå University of Technology's traditional award ceremony to draw attention to people who in various ways during the past year have promoted knowledge development, pedagogy and education has been held at Vetenskapens hus. This year's prize winners and prize givers received a memorable award ceremony and the award ceremony was broadcast digitally.

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Vattenfall's Prize for best doctoral dissertation 2020

Linn Berglund, Associate Senior Lecturer in Wood and Bionanocomposites at Luleå University of Technology, has been awarded the 2020 Prize for the best Doctoral dissertation at Luleå University of Technology by Vattenfall.

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Nordea Scientific Prize 2020 to Vinit Parida

The 2020 Scientific Prize from Nordea's Norrland Foundation is awarded to Vinit Parida, Chaired Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Luleå University of Technology

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This year's innovators increase safety and reduce human suffering

The award Innovator of the Year for employees at Luleå University of Technology, has been awarded to robotics researcher George Nikolakopoulos, professor of regulatory technology. This year's innovator among students, was awarded Kristina Ulander at the nursing program.

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Nordea Science Prize to Marcus Liwicki

Marcus Liwicki, professor of Machine Learning at Luleå University of Technology, has been awarded the 2019 Nordea Science Prize.

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Nordea Science Prize to Åsa Engström

Åsa Engström, professor of nursing at Luleå University of Technology, has been awarded The 2018 Science Prize from Nordea’s Norrland Foundation.

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Wincent receives Nordea scientific price

Joakim Wincent professor and Chaired Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Luleå University of Technology are awarded Nordea Science Prize in 2015. He receives the award partly because he rapidly built up a research group known for successful and productive research.