Grants for 26NKG participants


The grant receivers are:
Alexandra Wennberg, Post doc, Karolinska Institutet
Roar Hermansen Ostby, PhD candidate, University of Gothenburg

Katja Lindeman, PhD candidate, University of Jyväskylä
Katariina Tuominen, PhD candidate, Tampere University

Inga Valgerður Kristinsdóttir, PhD candidate, The University of Iceland
Berglind Soffía Ásbjörnsdóttir Blöndal, PhD candidate, Heilsuvernd

Inger Molvik, PhD candidate, the Norwegian National Centre for Ageing and Health

Denmark & The Faroe Islands
Katrine B. Komischke-Konnerup, PhD candidate, Aarhus University
Eina Eliasen (The Faroe Islands), PhD candidate, Department of Occupational Medicine and Public Health, the Faroese Hospital System

Madara Mikelsone, Riga Stradiņš University

The Nordic Gerontological Federation (NGF) offers 13 grants for congress participation, two grants for each Nordic country and one for each of the three Baltic countries.

  • Grants are aimed for scholars who have difficulties raising funds to cover their cost of attending to the congress.
  • Grants can only be applied by PhD candidates and non-senior researchers from the field of gerontology and geriatrics.
  • The application must include the following information: Name, age, education, employment, and reason for applying.
  • The application will be evaluated by the local scientific committee, the president of the congress and the president of the NGF.
  • Applicants need to submit an abstract. Grants are not awarded without an approved abstract.
  • Each grant is 5.000 SEK. In addition, those who are selected do not pay the congress registration fee.

Applications should be sent to Secretary General Pia Nimann Kannegaard:
Deadline for application is 15 February 2022.