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Distinctions and financial funding

Here we present news about distinctions and large financial fundings awarded to SLU.

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Professor Rodomiro Ortiz received the Bertebos Prize 2022

On 12 June, Professor Rodomiro Ortiz received the Bertebos Prize 2022. The prize is awarded every year by the The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry (KSLA) to a person of outstanding

Seed money call for interdisciplinary research

teresia.borgman@slu.se To strengthen interdisciplinary research, Future Forests is launching a seed money call in subjects related to forest sciences and sustainable forestry development. Vad kan

inauguration of new professors Umea

On May 6, five new professors were inaugurated at SLU in Umea. The professors' inauguration lectures were pre-recorded and broadcast on the morning of 6 May. On the evening of the same day, the

Mudassir Iqbal receives royal award for research on biocontrol

Researcher Mudassir Iqbal has received an award for research on biological pesticides from King Carl XVI Gustaf 50th Anniversary Fund for Science, Technology and Environment. The scholarship was

Professorsinstallation Uppsala

On April 8, ten new professors were inaugurated in a ceremony that took place at SLU’s Uppsala Campus. The ceremony was followed by a banquet and dancing at Uppsala Castle. Four of the professors


Annika Bergman received her Higher Education Diploma in Agricultural and Rural Management (Lantmästare) from SLU in 1992. Today, Annika is Managing Director at Hushållningssällskapet Halland, with a

Matfiskodlarna supports research on fish farming in freshwater

There is a great need for more knowledge within Swedish fish farming. As a result, the industry organization Matfiskodlarna chooses to support research on farmed salmonids at the Swedish University

New call for funding within One Health

If you are interested in interdisciplinary research with a future perspective, you can apply for funding from SLU Future One Health. The aim of the call is to support SLU researchers in

Two ERC starting grants to SLU

This year, two SLU researchers are awarded one of the most prestigious research grants in Europe, a starting grant from the European Research Council (ERC): Petra Marhava, for studies of how plants

Six projects receive funding from SLU Aquacultures open call

SLU Aquaculture are pleased to announce that six projects have been awarded a seed grant in the open call of spring 2021. The projects aim to stimulate research collaborations at SLU and cover

Over 42 million for development research

Thirteen different research projects at SLU were granted more than SEK 42 million when the Swedish Research Council (VR) distributed funds for development research. In total, VR granted more than SEK

Two Wallenberg Academy Fellows to SLU

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation's investment in young researchers continues with 27 new Wallenberg Academy Fellows. In the category natural sciences, two of the researchers will work at SLU: