Honorary members

The Nation may elect as lifetime honorary members:

  1. persons who have made especially important contributions to the nation,
  2. persons who have shown excellent scientific, artistic, literary or civic virtue, who either are or have been members of the nation, or are born  in Västmanland or Dalarna, or who have or have had their base of operations in those provinces, or otherwise share a close bond with the Nation.


At present, the Nation has 62 honorary members:

  1. Opera singer Busk Margit Jonsson
  2. Financial consultant Bo Rock, Second Curator 1972, Treasurer 1979-1993
  3. Consul General, M.D. (h.c) Anders Wall
  4. Chamber musician Lars Roos
  5. Concert singer and cultural entrepreneur Margareta Jonth
  6. Bo Berggren, D.Tech
  7. Newspaper editor Lennart Bengtsson
  8. Editor Anders H Pers
  9. Singer Jont Birgit Rundgren
  10. Executive director Bo Aulin, First Curator 1974-1976
  11. Composer Nils Lindberg
  12. Information manager Rolf Kroon, LL.B., Treasurer since 1993
  13. Bishop emeritus Claes Bertil Ytterberg
  14. Professor Uno Erikson
  15. Excecutive director Lars Ramqvist
  16. Former Cabinet minister Lena Hjelm-Wallén
  17. Anders Milton M.D.
  18. Brigadier Lars Wallén
  19. Executive director  Christer Brandberg, Second Curator 1969
  20. Brigadier Lennart Johansson
  21. Former Govenor of Västmanland Mats Svegfors
  22. Professor Bo Södersten
  23. Professor emeritus Lars Edebo, First Curator 1964-1965
  24. Conductor professor Cecilia Rydinger
  25. Director of studies Stig Brewitz, Second Curator 1968
  26. Professor Peter Wallensteen
  27. Professor Gert Klötzke
  28. Vicar Åsa Jonsson
  29. Financial consultant Helene Erbing Backström, Manager of economy and property 1987-2000, Deputy Treasurer since 2002
  30. Former superintendent Barbro Bursell
  31. Architect Anders Bexelius
  32. Executive director Jörgen Jonsson, Librarian 1983-1986, Manager of economy and property 1986-1987
  33. Former Cabinet minister Thomas Östros
  34. Professor Börje Johansson
  35. Professor Anne-Liis von Knorring, Inspector 2006-2011
  36. Musician Clas Yngström
  37. Speedway driver Tony Rickardsson
  38. Archbishop Anders Wejryd
  39. Entertainer Peter Carlsson
  40. Professor KG Nilson
  41. Entertainer Birgit Carlstén
  42. Professor Ulf Danielsson
  43. Music teacher Christer Hjort
  44. Author and journalist Ingrid Carlberg
  45. Docent Johan Sundström, Inspector 2011- 2016
  46. Attorney at law Anna-Karin Spector Höök, Second curator 1975-76 and Nation attorney
  47. Tax lawyer Torbjörn Spector, Librarian 1977-78, Historiographer 1978-79, Nation attorney 1979-81
  48. Journalist and author Magnus Lind
  49. Professor Jan “Gulan” Gulliksen
  50. Professor Ulla Börestam, Second Curator 1974
  51. Road historian Jan-Olof Montelius, Librarian 1971-73, First Curator 1977-78
  52. Mikael Gidhagen  PhD (Econ.), Proinspector 2013 – 2021
  53. Bishop Thomas Söderberg
  54. Former Govenor of Västmanland Håkan Wåhlstedt
  55. Professor Staffan Yngve
  56. Skribenten och ordförande Karin Perers
  57. Juris kandidat Anna-Pia Norman Wahlund
  58. Museidirektör och adjungerad professor Johan Cederlund
  59. Professor och vicerektor Johan Tysk
  60. Former secretary of Region Uppsala Elisabet Kroon
  61. Ethnologist Richard Tellström
  62. Opera singer Anna Larsson