Funding opportunity for researcher training within the humanities and the social sciences

Within the framework of NordForsk Research training courses and Researcher networks, NordForsk will in Spring 2009 earmark 3,6 MNOK for research training activities within the humanities and social sciences.
Applications are invited from the former Nordic research schools 2004-2008 and other excellent Nordic research training environment within the humanities and social sciences, which aim to organise a joint research training course or to establish a researcher network with a focus on developing joint training activities.

Deadline for submitting applications:
Research training courses: 11.03.2009
Researcher networks: 1.04.2009

Application criteria: See the Call for NordForsk research training courses 2009 and the Call for NordForsk researcher networks 2009 available at NordForsk Application Portal.

Contact persons at NordForsk secretariat:

Senior Adviser Harald Botha,
e-mail:, telephone: +47 97 54 61 68

Senior Adviser Susanna Sepponen,
e-mail:, telephone: +47 99 41 77 20