Funding opportunities

Funding opportunities relevant for researchers at the faculty.

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

Funding is available for translatlantic workshops, travel fellowships for PhD students and Postdocs, and translatlantic educational activities. Proposals are accepted starting from 15 March, and will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

In 2016, EDCTP will launch nine calls for proposals to support clinical research and related activities. Deadline: Several.

Overview of calls from the National Institute of Health (NIH) open for international researchers. Deadlines: Several until 2018.

The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) funds frontier research on the complex mechanisms of living organisms. Upcoming deadline for application registration is 10th August 2017.

The ERC Advanced Grant call for proposals is now open. Deadline: 31 August 2017

The endowment aims to support medical basic research within biochemistry, physiology, and pathology. Cancer-related projects are prioritized. Deadline: August 31st 2017.

COST Actions provide funding for European Research network activities. The coming Collection Date is 7 September 2017.

The Marie Curie Individual Fellowships support experienced researchers undertaking mobility between countries, optionally also to the non-academic sector. Deadline 14 September 2017.

A total of 20 MNOK for research on antimicrobial resistance. Deadline: 15 September 2017

The Kavli Trust will be awarding a total of NOK 25 M to collaborative research projects addressing selected evidence gaps in child and adolescent mental health. Pre-proposal deadline is September 27th.

JPI HDHL is working on the challenge to prevent or delay the onset of diet-related chronic diseases. This rapid action call will support community-led working groups that can push forward the field of diet-related chronic diseases. Deadline: 29 August 2017.

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, starting on 3 February.

NOK 2 million for travel support is offered in this open-ended call to expand industry-oriented R&D cooperation with Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Russia, Singapore, South Africa and the US.