Nordic Centre of Excellence in Societal Security

NordForsk, in cooperation with several national funding actors, has issued a call for proposals for the establishment of one or more Nordic Centres of Excellence in the field of societal security. The application submission deadline is 15 January 2014.

The Programme Committee that governs the Nordic Societal Security Programme has decided to establish one or more Nordic Centres of Excellence (NCoE) for research on societal security. Maximum funding is 25 MNOK.

For more information on the Nordic Societal Security Programme, see NordForsk Policy Paper on Societal Security in the Nordic Countries


  • Who can apply for this call?

    The NCoE on societal security must have commitment from institutions in at least three Nordic countries, and the Project Leader should be an established senior researcher based in one of the countries funding the Nordic Societal Security Programme: Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.


  • Apply here


    Read the call text (PDF)