Sten K Johnson Foundation wants to reach out to individuals, organizations and companies (with a link to Skåne) who have vision and drive to develop projects in education, culture, technology, medicine, entrepreneurship, literature and music.

In Sten K Johnson’s spirit, the Foundation shall support ”cross border” initiatives and innovative individuals who dare venture into untested landscape to develop new ways forward.

The next application period is January 17 to February 14 2017



Arabian Barock

Bastard Baroque who got a grant 2015 for the project Arabia Baroque. October 20th they gave a concert in the...

ALC Autorelease Life Jacket Container

One of our grants from from 2015, Johan Andersson, now has his box for lifejackets tested and ready and the...


ENTRIM is an action-oriented entrepreneurship training programme for people who are in southern Sweden for humanitarian reasons and who want...

Dare to think differently

diffrentA fundamental prerequisite for the development of both society, culture and business is that there are individuals who dare to think differently. By challenging old patterns and find alternative ways forward, their initiative opens new worlds that we never otherwise would have had access to.

Sten K Johnson Foundation honors and supports indiviudals who with courage and decisiveness dare to try different approaches in order to develop the discipline that the applicant acts within. The Foundation welcomes applications with the aim to give the new and untried a chance to get attention in a wider context.

Dare to collaborate across borders

Current research and development is increasingly permeated by the realization that the intersection between different disciplines have the opportunity to make unique knowledge wins. Such interdisciplinary initiatives are based on deep basic skills, but by working together across borders creates insights, innovations and solutions that would not otherwise have been possible.

Sten K Johnson Foundation encourages collaboration across knowledge borders in order to contribute to the unique knowledge wins for both business and society.

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2016 grants ceremony

59 grants were awarded last Tuesday to 59 happy receivers. The summera had a temporary rest but the Swedish flags waved over Lund School of Economics when Sten K Johnson Foundation had its fourth grant award ceremony. Read more…

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