Kristina Edström chosen to be Wallenberg Scholar

2019-03-25

Kristina Edström has become one of 22 chosen to be the 2019 Wallenberg Scholars. This means that she will receive a personal grant of 18 million SEK to be able to do research over 5 years without worrying about finances.

Among the chosen researchers there is a big variation in research, from curing diseases to self-repairing batteries and improvements to wireless communication technology.

“We want to give Sweden’s foremost researchers an opportunity to freely explore their ideas without needing to worry about funding. We believe that supporting the individual researcher’s drive, and giving researchers the opportunity to organize research in the way they themselves consider to be the most effective benefits the scientific process, and can lead to unexpected breakthroughs,” says Göran Sandberg, Executive Director of the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

Read the full article about the 2019 Wallenberg Scholars here.

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Kristina Edström chosen to be Wallenberg Scholar

2019-03-25

Kristina Edström has become one of 22 chosen to be the 2019 Wallenberg Scholars. This means that she will receive a personal grant of 18 million SEK to be able to do research over 5 years without worrying about finances.

Among the chosen researchers there is a big variation in research, from curing diseases to self-repairing batteries and improvements to wireless communication technology.

“We want to give Sweden’s foremost researchers an opportunity to freely explore their ideas without needing to worry about funding. We believe that supporting the individual researcher’s drive, and giving researchers the opportunity to organize research in the way they themselves consider to be the most effective benefits the scientific process, and can lead to unexpected breakthroughs,” says Göran Sandberg, Executive Director of the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

Read the full article about the 2019 Wallenberg Scholars here.