Published: 20.02.2017


Applications must be written in Scandinavian or in English on the official application form which can be downloaded here.

The formal requirements, guidelines etc. are available here

Applicants can contact the Research Council for individual guidance concerning applications. 

The application form must be signed by the applicant (director or other relevant perosn from host institution) and the project manager.

The application form must be sent to the Research Council by e-mail to in one pdf.-file.

The deadline is mid February. Applications received after the deadline are rejected.

Application review

The Research Council uses a peer system when reviewing the applications. Two peers are independently reviewing each application. Normally at least one of the peers is a foreigner. 

The applicants receive a copy of the reviews along with the application result.

The evaluation period is approximately 3 months.