The Foundation now welcomes applications for its annual call. The Foundation gives direct financial support for research, educational initiatives and information activities aimed at combating antibiotic resistance. The purpose of the projects should be to reduce the use of antibiotics through preventive measures that strengthen the immune system and thereby reduce the number of infections. The Foundation plans to allocate at least SEK two million.

  • In order for the application to be valid, a complete application is required via the application form. It should also show how the project follows the Foundation's intentions.
  • Write a summary of a maximum of one page, where the project's scientific goals are clearly stated. It should appear in what way the project helps to reduce the development of antibiotic resistance through preventive measures.

Send complete application to Aase Sten, Secretary General of the Foundation:

Deadline for application no later than 26 August 2019.

The Foundation's decision on approved grants will be announced in October 2019.
Persons receiving funding commit to communicate their project at a publicly popular science level through press releases, lectures or in other ways reaching out with new knowledge to the public.

Support is not provided for the development of new antibiotics, travel to conferences, information or training of health professionals to reduce prescription of antibiotics.

Application form

Granted projects 2018

For questions please contact
Aase Sten, Secretary General at the Foundation for the Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance
Mobile: +46 72-723 27 00