External Funding Opportunities

Interested in learning more about National and International Funding Opportunities for your Research or Innovation Project? Then this calendar is the place you need to go.

 

Ongoing

Time: Jan. 1, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2020

There are several funding opportunities for developing new, or expanding existing, research infrastructures within Horizon 2020.

Link to the calls

Time: Jan. 17, 2017 9:00 AM - Sep. 5, 2017 5:00 PM

Frontier research often generates unexpected or new opportunities for commercial or societal application. The ERC Proof of Concept Grants aim to maximise the value of the excellent research that the ERC funds, by funding further work to verify the innovation potential of ideas arising from ERC funded projects. 

Link to the call

Time: Feb. 3, 2017 8:00 AM - Oct. 6, 2017 1:00 PM

The LEO Foundation supports international dermatological research projects and activities that address issues in disease understanding, disease treatment, disease awareness and patient wellbeing. Deadlines: several in 2017.

Link to the call

Time: June 1, 2017 9:00 AM - Dec. 31, 2017 5:00 PM

Through Globalink, Norwegian and Canadian graduate students can apply for research grants of $15,000CAD to do internships with industry in the partner country.

For the application deadline please see Link to the call

Time: June 1, 2017 9:00 AM - Dec. 31, 2020 5:00 PM

The Erasmus+ programme aims to boost skills and employability, as well as modernising Education, Training, and Youth work. The seven year programme will have a budget of €14.7 billion and will provide opportunities for over 4 million Europeans to study, train, gain work experience and volunteer abroad.

Link to the website with more information

Time: June 14, 2017 9:00 AM - June 14, 2021 5:00 PM

This programme normally accepts grant applications from:

Institutions, companies and other entities may seek funding for research and development activity from the Research Council. Individuals are normally not eligible to apply for funding.

Link to the call

Upcoming

Time: June 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The application type FRIPRO mobility grant is aimed at researchers who have recently or will soon defended their PhD dissertation. It is for researchers who wish to spend two years at a research institution abroad and a final year at a Norwegian research institution.

Link to the call

Time: June 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The application type FRIPRO mobility grant is aimed at researchers who have recently or will soon defended their PhD dissertation. It is for researchers who wish to spend two years at a research institution abroad and a final year at a Norwegian research institution.

Link to the call

Time: July 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FEBS Long-Term Fellowships are awarded to support long-term visits for the purpose of scientific collaboration or advanced training.

The system will open for registrations in July 2017.

Link to the call

Time: July 20, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Joint transnational call on "Transforming the global economy from a dependence on fossil raw materials to a sustainable bio-based economy" (ERA-CoBioTech).

Funding is available for transnational collaborative and multidisciplinary projects within biotechnology for a sustainable bioeconomy. Deadline for pre-proposals: 2 March 2017.

Link to the call