Swedish Research Council to fund research into COVID-19 vaccine and long COVID
The Government has tasked the Swedish Research Council to allocate 150 million SEK to research into COVID-19 vaccine and long COVID. “We are working as fast as we can to issue calls for the funding,” says Madeleine Durbeej-Hjalt, Secretary General for Medicine and Health at the Swedish Research Council.
100 million SEK will be allocated to follow-up studies of COVID-19 vaccine and 50 million SEK to research into long COVID.
You can read about the mandates in their entirety on the Government’s website:
- Mandate to prepare funding of follow-up studies of COVID-19 vaccines (in Swedish) External link, opens in new window.
- Mandate to prepare funding of research studies into long COVID (in Swedish) External link, opens in new window.