Funding opportunities

We will here publish relevant funding opportunities and sources for medical and health research.

Nordforsk and the Norwegian Cancer Society will collaboratively publish a call on personalized paediatric cancer. Expected: December 2017.

ITN supports joint research training and/or doctoral programmes, made by partnerships of universities, research institutions, research infrastructures, businesses, SMEs, and other socio-economic actors from different countries across Europe and beyond. Deadline: 17 January 2018.

The Excellence projects are for young researchers doing excellent research projects within the fields of basic, translational and/or clinical endocrinology or metabolism research. Deadline: 30 January 2018


Novo Nordisk Foundation invites young, ambitious researchers in the Nordic countries to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship to conduct research within endocrinology and metabolism at elite institutions abroad. Deadline: 1 February 2018.

The work program for 2018-2020 on HORIZON2020 Health's program is now published. The first deadline is on 12th of February 2019 for a call under the topic Infectuos diseases and improving global health.

Calls in the thematic food programme in Horizon2020 that may be of relevance to nutrition researchers. Deadline: 13 February 2018. 

BIOTEK2021 has published a call on optimisation projects within biotechnology. Deadline: 14 February 2018.

The Research Council of Norway have published a call in the Global Health and Vaccination Research - GLOBVAC - program. Deadline: 14 February 2018.

Consolidator Grants (CoG) support individual researchers of any age and nationality who pursue groundbreaking research in all scientific and technological areas. Deadline: 15 February 2018

NAV has announced a call on their thematic theme employment and health. Deadline: 15 February 2018.

A health related call in the Horizon2020 climate change programme. Deadline: 27 February 2018.

The Innovative Medicines Initiative have now published call 13 with 15 different topics. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

The Kavli Trust Programme on Health Research have announced a call targeting evidence gaps in child and adolescent mental health. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

The ERA network GENDER-NET - Plus has launched a call with several topics on gender-related research. Deadline: 1 March 2018.

The Research Council of Norway have announced that they will publish Independent projects - FRIPRO - latest March 2018. Deadline: 25 April 2018.