Presentation of scholarship awards from the Royal Wedding Fund

The King and Queen together with this year’s scholarship winners, from left: Staffan Bothzén, Gunnar Braathen, Kristina Byström, Elin Ekblom-Bak, Bengt Johansson and Meta Nyström Eek. Photo: Janerik Henriksson/Scanpix.

The King and Queen presented scholarships from the Royal Wedding Fund totalling SEK 800,000 to six scholarship winners on Tuesday 22 June. The presentation took place at the Royal Palace in Stockholm.
This year's scholarship winners:
  • Staffan Bothzén, Riksgymnasiet, Angered
  • Gunnar Braathen, Habilitation and Health Gothenburg and Södra Bohuslän, Gothenburg
  • Kristina Byström, Child and Adolescent Habilitation Unit, Skövde
  • Elin Ekblom-Bak, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • Bengt Johansson, Oxie Golf Club, Malmö
  • Meta Nyström Eek, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg