Collaborative Project to Meet Societal and Industry-related Challenges

The Research Council of Noway (RCN) has announced their call for Collaborative Projects. It includes a collaborative project on personalized medicine, women's health, and biotechnology. Deadline, February 09, 2022.

The purpose of this call is to develop new knowledge and generate research competence needed by society or industry to address important societal challenges.

Within health sciences, NOK 80 million is available for research linked to personalised medicine and NOK 40 million is allocated to women's health. Other relevant topics include biotechnological research and research on employment and welfare.


The call is open to approved Norwegian research organizations in effective cooperation with relevant actors from public sector entities, non-governmental organizations, the business sector and/or other private organizations.The project must have at least two Norwegian partners that are not a research organization

You can only be the project manager for one application submitted for either a Collaborative Project to meet Societal and Industry-related Challenges (this call), a Knowledge-building Project for Industry (deadline of 9 February), a Researcher Project for Scientific Renewal, a Researcher Project for Young Talents or a Three-year Researcher Project with International Mobility (application deadline of 2 February 2022 for the three latter).


Funding ranges from NOK 4 million to 20 million depending upon which topic is applied to. 


RCN has an information webinar concerning the call on October 18. Register for the webinar on RCN web pages.

How to Apply: 

For more information on these opportunities and How to Apply, please visit the RCN call.

Published Oct. 15, 2021 11:33 AM - Last modified Nov. 12, 2021 1:55 PM