Travel support to expand industry-oriented R&D cooperation
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.
Applicants must be Norwegian companies or R&D institutions with existing or recently concluded projects in the Research Council’s industry portfolio. Travel support must be used for direct costs related to travel and accommodation/board in connection with bilateral meetings aimed at finding potential partners for future bilateral, industry-oriented projects.
The maximun amount of support per person is NOK 20 000 per calender year. The maximum amount is NOK 100 000 per application.
The Research Council may cover up to 50 per cent of approved costs. Travel support may be sought for a singel event or for multiple events to take place over a 12-month period, but the total amount must not exceed the maximum framework of NOK 100 000 per year.