Stiftelsen Assar Gabrielssons Fond

För klinisk forskning speciellt i cancersjukdomar


Grant to Seminars or similar Venues

Applications for grants to cover the costs of seminars, conferences or similar venues can be submitted throughout the year.

Conditions for application

The grant is intended to enable the organisation of workshops/symposia/conferences in Gothenburg focused on cancer research thanks to a contribution to costs of invited lecturers, administration expenses, premises etc.

The foundation's budget for this category of activity is 100 000 SEK per year and a maximum of 20 000 SEK can be granted per application.

The venue shall:

  • be openly advertised so that all interested parties can attend;
  • be organised in the area of Västra Götalands Region;
  • focus on cancer research.


Applications can be submitted throughout the year, and should be submitted 3 months before the event takes place..

Post doctoral and presently active cancer researchers can apply.

The application shall contain the following information:

  • Name of applicant, title, work place,
  • Applicant's contact information (phone and email),
  • Name of the Organizer,
  • The title of the event,
  • The program description in details,
  • The target of the arrangement,
  • How the arrangement will be announced,
  • The total budget for the event,
  • The other submissions for grant done and obtained or scheduled to be submitted to other foundations,
  • The amount requested from AG foundation.

The application can be written in word or pdf format and sent by email to

Moreover, all granted arrangements will be advertised on the Foundation’s website.

Link to the application (word, 191.1 kB).


The grant shall be used during the year following the transfer date. Thereafter and within 3 months, an economic and scientific report is to be submitted to the foundation via email.

The purpose of this report is to give the Board of the Foundation a feed-back of the event.