Funding Opportunities - Page 2
The Norwegian Government offers a yearly quota of ten long-term scholarships to Norway for advanced students and younger researchers from China.
The European Commission is launching an open-ended selection procedure to create a pool of candidates from which to recruit contract staff. Under this new system, the Commission will publish calls for expressions of interest for different profiles and function groups according to its needs.
The scheme will apply to proposals submitted under the Horizon 2020 challenge “Health, demographic change and wellbeing” that also correspond to the thematic priority areas of the HELSEOMSORG programme.
Financial support to submit a new ERC grant proposal is available to researchers who submitted a grant proposal to the European Research Council (ERC) and advanced to stage two of the submission process, but who were not awarded an ERC grant.
The French Norwegian Foundation promotes long-lasting French/Norwegian cooperation through the financing of joint R&D projects in which both industry and research institutes/universities are involved with the aim of creating cooperation lasting beyond the project-period.
Top-up financing for outgoing MSCA fellows (MSCA-TOPP-UT) is a funding instrument designed to provide more attractive financial conditions for doctoral research fellows awarded funding under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. The purpose is to encourage more doctoral students to complete part or all of their doctoral education abroad in an MSCA Innovative Training Network (ITN) and to prompt more experienced researchers at the post-doctoral level to conduct a research stay abroad for a specified period in connection with an MSCA Individual Fellowship. This will enable fellowship-holders to enhance their career development, foster their independence, and lay the foundation for an international network.
The Norwegian Government offers short-term scholarships to support professional visits by specialists or visiting researchers from China to Norway. The specialist exchange covers all fields of education and research, as well as culture and the arts.
Support for Event is awarded to Norwegian research institutions hosting major international research conferences that rotate between different countries, and where Norwegian researchers are committed to organizing the event.
The highest priority area under the BEDREHELSE programme is developing and strengthening intervention research. Design, implementation and evaluation of measures that can promote better public health, as well as research in, about and with the municipalities, will be central
Fulbright Grant Opportunities
The Fulbright Program operates in more than 160 countries worldwide and has provided approximately 370,000 participants with the opportunity to study, teach, or conduct research in each others' countries and exchange ideas.
Approximately 8,000 competitive, merit-based grants are awarded annually in most academic disciplines and fields of study.
There are 7 application types at FRIPRO. The application types have different purposes and target different groups of applicants. For FRIPRO Toppforsk, Researcher Project, Young Research Talents and FRIPRO mobility grant, the focus is on the research and the researcher. These projects vary in size, last up to four years (exactly three years for FRIPRO mobility grant) and each application type can be seen as a stage in a researcher's career. Personal Overseas Research Grant and Support for Event differ from the other application types in that the grants are much smaller.