Published: 20.02.2017


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

Formal requirements


Applicants are encouraged to contact the Research Council for individual guidance concerning applications. 

The application form must be signed by the applicant (director or other relevant person 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 15 February 2021, 12 midday Faroese local time. 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. 

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

The evaluation period is approximately 3 months.