Funding opportunities

Relevant funding opportunities and sources for medical and health research.

Global health research groups may apply for project development support from the RELIGHT programme. The funding should enable the groups to position themselves for larger grant schemes. Extended deadline: 28 February, 2019.

The Kavli Trust Programme on Health Research has announced a call targeting evidence gaps in child and adolescent mental health. Deadline pre-proposals: 28 February 2019.

The Throne-Holst Foundation promotes research in human nutrition and related sciences in Norway and Sweden. Annually the foundation awards approximately 1-2 million SEK to researchers. Next deadline is 1 March 2019.

The faculty and Oslo University Hospital are organizing a prequalification process for K.G. Jebsen Centre for Medical Research. The deadline for prequalification applications is 5 March 2019 at 12:00.

ERA PerMed has launched the second Joint Transnational Call for collaborative innovative research projects in Personalised Medicine. Deadline for pre-proposals: 7 March 2019, invited full proposals: 17 June 2019.

ERA-NET Neuron has launched a call on neurological and psychiatric diseases. Deadline pre-proposals: 11 March 2019. Invited full proposals: 27 June 2019.

The EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) has an open call on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases. Deadline pre-proposals: 12 March 2019. 

The Peder Sather Center for Advanced Study (UC Berkley) has announced a call with grants from $10K to $25K available for Norwegian researchers. Extended deadline: 1 April 2019.

The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) funds teams of 2-4 scientists from different countries and disciplines to focus on problems in the life sciences. Upcoming deadline for application registration is 18 March 2019, deadline for submission: 28 March 2019.

The Marie S.-Curie Actions call on Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (MSCA RISE) is published. Deadline: 2 April 2019 at 17:00 CEST.

The EU Joint Programme – A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (HDHL) has an open call on "Impact of Diet, Food Components and Food Processing on Body Weight Regulation and Overweight Related Metabolic Diseases". Deadline pre-proposals: 2 April 2019. 

The SFI IV - Centres for Research-based Innovation call is published. Deadline for mandatory pre-proposals is 4 April 2019 at 15:00.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting grant proposals for Grand Challenges Explorations. Deadline: 10 April 2019.

NFR has launched a call for Researcher projects in the programme BEDREHELSE (Better health and quality of life). Deadline: 10 April 2019.

NFR has launched a call in the programme BEHANDLING for Researcher projects in patient-based clinical research. Deadline: 10 April 2019.