On April 27, 2022, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended the 2022 Crafoord Award ceremony at Lund University in Lund, and presented 2022 Awards to the winners. The Crafoord Award is one of the major international science prizes and is awarded jointly by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and the Crafoord Foundation in Lund. The Academy is responsible for selecting the laureates.
Anna-Greta and Holger Crafoord´s Foundation was established in 1980 and the first award was presented in 1982. The award aims to promote international basic research in the disciplines of Mathematics and Astronomy, Geosciences, Biosciences (with particular emphasis on ecology) and Polyarthritis (for example rheumatoid arthritis).