Open call: NORIA-nets

A new call for proposals for NORIA-nets opens today September 15th 2009. Nordic research- and innovation financiers and policy makers involved in research funding may apply to the call. Applications can be submitted continuously.
 Open call: NORIA-nets
The aim of the NORIA-net instrument is to create coordination activities leading to sustainable collaboration, synergy effects and joint investments within research funding and research policy on a Nordic level.

In this call, up to NOK 1.000.000 is available for each NORIA-net, allocated as a single contribution for successful applicants. The funding shall be used for collaboration costs directly connected to the coordination activity. The proposed duration of projects is 1- 2 years.

Eligible participants are Nordic research and innovation financiers, and/or policy makers involved in research funding, such as the national research councils, ministries etc.

Projects must include partners from minimum three Nordic countries, however, with a preference to projects including partners from all the Nordic countries.

Applications can be submitted continuously, and the applicants will be informed of the outcome of the evaluation approximately 15 weeks after the application has been submitted.

Read the call text in full here!

Contact persons:

Marianne Røgeberg
Head of section, Policy and Research Financing
Phone: +47 905 37 041

Susanna Sepponen
Head of section, Strategic and Commissioned Activities
Phone: + 47 994 17 720