Grant application

The Olof Palme Memorial Fund will each year award scholarships in accordance with the Fund’s purposes: for peace and disarmament, for international understanding, against racism and hostility to foreigners.

To apply for a grant from the Olof Palme Memorial Fund, you are requested to fill in our electronic application form (only in Swedish) to be submitted at the latest March 20/September 20 of each year.

You are required to apply in cooperation with a Swedish organization.

About 6-8 weeks after the respective dead lines, the Board meets to decide on the grants. Within a week after the Board meeting, the recipients chosen by the Board will be informed. Due to the large number of applicants, only those receiving grants are contacted.

From the 300-400 applicants received at each application period, about 25-40 can be granted.

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