Nyhedsbrev- Health

Advanced grant calls

Clinician Scientist position - health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond.

Deadline: 21-09-2021.

These support exemptions from employment in a clinical position, where between 20 percent and 50 percent of the working time per year, up to a three year period, is dedicated to a research project and the rest of the time is spent in a clinical employment. Support covers salaries for a period of one and three years.

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Distinguished innovator grant. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 08-10-2021. Amount: DKK 6,000,000.

This enables a researcher in the life sciences to explore the commercial potential of a discovery while remaining embedded in academia. Grants are worth up to DKK 6 million over three years.

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ERC-2022-SyG synergy grants. Horizon Europe: Excellent Science.

Deadline: 10-11-2021. Amount: €14,000,000.

These enable groups of two to four principal investigators and their teams to bring together complementary skills, knowledge, and resources in new ways, in order to jointly address research problems. The total budget is worth €297 million. Approximately 33 grants are available, each worth up to €10m over six years. An additional €4m can be requested to cover eligible start-up costs, major equipment costs and access to large facilities.

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Starting and consolidator grant calls

Clinician Scientist position - health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond

Deadline: 21-09-2021.

These support exemptions from employment in a clinical position, where between 20 percent and 50 percent of the working time per year, up to a three year period, is dedicated to a research project and the rest of the time is spent in a clinical employment. Support covers salaries for a period of one and three years.

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Young researcher fellowships. Carlsberg Foundation | Carlsbergfondet.

Deadline: 01-10-2021. Amount: DKK 5,000,000.

These support newly appointed associate professors with international experience in establishing an independent research group, including the acquisition of research infrastructure and the formation of national and international networks. Grants are worth up to DKK 5 million over three years.

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Pioneer innovator grants. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 08-10-2021. Amount: DKK 1,000,000.

These support application-oriented research within the life sciences in order to test ideas that may lead to the development of new medical treatments or health technologies, disease prevention, diagnostic methods, industrial biotechnology or devices. Grants are worth up to DKK 1 million each for 12 months.

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ERC-2022-SyG synergy grants. Horizon Europe: Excellent Science.

Deadline: 10-11-2021. Amount: €14,000,000.

These enable groups of two to four principal investigators and their teams to bring together complementary skills, knowledge, and resources in new ways, in order to jointly address research problems. The total budget is worth €297 million. Approximately 33 grants are available, each worth up to €10m over six years. An additional €4m can be requested to cover eligible start-up costs, major equipment costs and access to large facilities.

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Sapere Aude: DFF-research leader – health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond.

Deadline: 23-03-2022. Amount: DKK 3.300.000

This enables younger researchers to develop and strengthen their research ideas related to health and disease. The grant is worth up to DKK 4.3 million for up to four yeas, excluding overhead and administrative fees.

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Postdoc fellowship calls

Postdoctoral fellowships. European Molecular Biology Organisation

Open deadline.

These enable postdoctoral researchers to visit laboratories throughout Europe and the world. Each fellowship lasts between one and two years. Funding includes a subsistence stipend with a value dependent on the host country, as well as travel up to €5,000 and child care allowances of up to €2,500 per year and child.

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Industrial PhD and postdoctoral grants – public sector. Innovation Fund Denmark | Innovationsfonden

Deadline: 21-09-2021. Amount: DKK 1,242,000.

The following information is subject to change. These grants support postdoctoral researchers and PhD students to undertake an industrially focused research project while they are employed in the public sector and enrolled at a university in Denmark. Grants are worth up to DKK 1.24 million. 

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Industrial postdoctoral grants – private sector. Innovation Fund Denmark | Innovationsfonden

Deadline: 21-09-2021. Amount: DKK 1,242,000.

The following information is subject to change. These grants support postdoctoral researchers to undertake an industrially focused research project carried out in a company and conducted in collaboration with a research institution. Grants are worth up to DKK 1.24 million.

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International postdoc – health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond.

Deadline: 21-09-2021. Amount: DKK 1,350,000.

This aims to strengthen the international mobility of young researchers, as well as to develop and maintain research competence among researchers at the beginning of their research careers. The scholarship is worth up to DKK 1.35 million excluding overhead.

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Postdoctoral fellowships in nursing research. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 28-09-2021. Amount: DKK 2,200,000.

These support postdoctoral fellowships within nursing research, in order to make nursing in Denmark more research-based. Three grants are available each worth up to DKK 2.2 million over three years.

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Internationalisation fellowships. Carlsberg Foundation | Carlsbergfondet.

Deadline: 01-10-2021. Amount: DKK 970,000.

These support PhDs in conducting a two-year research stay at a leading international research institution outside Denmark. Fellowships are worth up to DKK 970,000 over two years.

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Visiting fellowships at Oxford University. Carlsberg Foundation | Carlsbergfondet.

Deadline: 01-10-2021. Amount: DKK 850,000.

These enable young researchers to become junior research fellows of Linacre College at the University of Oxford and contribute to the academic excellence of the college. Fellowships are worth up to DKK 850,000 for two years.

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Reintegration fellowships. Carlsberg Foundation | Carlsbergfondet.

Deadline: 01-10-2021. Amount: DKK 120,000.

These support postdoctoral fellows who wish to establish independent research activities at a Danish research institution after a research stay abroad. Fellowships are worth up to DKK 5,000 per month for up to two years.

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Postdoctoral grants in Denmark and abroad. Lundbeck Foundation | Lundbeckfonden.

Deadline: 09-11-2021. Amount: DKK 2,400,000.

These support researchers with original ideas for free and independent biomedical, clinical and health sciences research at Danish or international non-commercial research institutions. Grants are worth DKK 2.4 million each per year over three years.

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Clinical postdoctoral fellowship. Lundbeck Foundation | Lundbeckfonden.

Deadline: 09-11-2021. Amount: DKK 2,500,000.  

This supports postdoctoral fellows in conducting clinical research. Grants are worth between DKK 800,000 and DKK 2.5m each for a maximum period of five years.

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Phd fellowship calls

Industrial PhD grants – private sector. Innovation Fund Denmark | Innovationsfonden

Deadline: 21-09-2021. Amount: DKK 1,094,000.

The following information is subject to change. These grants give applicants the opportunity to complete in industrial PhD, which is a business-oriented research project carried out in collaboration between a company, an industrial PhD candidate and a university. Grants are worth up to approximately DKK 1.1 million. 

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Industrial PhD and postdoctoral grants – public sector. Innovation Fund Denmark | Innovationsfonden

Deadline: 21-09-2021. Amount: DKK 1,242,000.

The following information is subject to change. These grants support postdoctoral researchers and PhD students to undertake an industrially focused research project while they are employed in the public sector and enrolled at a university in Denmark. Grants are worth up to DKK 1.24 million. 

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PhD scholarships in nursing research. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 28-09-2021. Amount: DKK 2,000,000.

These enable nurses to enrol in research programmes and carry out research projects at Danish universities, hospitals or non-profit research institutions. Up to three scholarships, worth up to DKK 2 million each, are available for three to five years.

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PhD-stipendier. William Demant Foundation | William Demant Fonden.

Deadline: 01-12-2021.

Disse støtter PhD-forløb inden for audiologi, hørelse eller tilgrænsende tekniske fagområder, gerne med relevans for det danske samfund eller industri. Stipendier dækker hele det tre-årige uddannelsesforløb.

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Kandidatstipendier og introduktionsstipendier. P Carl Petersens Fond.

Deadline: 31-01-2022.

Der ydes støtte til fremme af videnskabelige studier, undersøgelser og arbejder inden for alle grene af lægevidenskaben, som kan blive til gavn for syge eller forebyggelse af sygdom. Stipendiebeløbet fastsættes efter gældende overenskomst.

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Project grant calls

Research grants. Nordic Cancer Union.

Deadline: 21-09-2021. 

These support collaborative cancer research within the Nordic countries. Grants are provided for one year but may be renewed to last up to three years.

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Research project 1 – health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond.

Deadline: 22-09-2021. Amount: DKK 2,000,000.

This supports research projects with a clear and delimited research question, where the research activities are expected to be of high international quality. The grant is worth up to DKK 2 million for up to four years.

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Research project 2 – health and disease. Independent Research Fund Denmark | Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond.

Deadline: 22-09-2021. Amount: DKK 4,300,000.

This aims to promote the quality of Danish research and to advance collaborations by supporting research projects related to health and disease, carried out by several researchers. Grants are worth between DKK 2 million and DKK 4.3m for up to four and a half years.

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Non-diabetic endocrinology – collaborative project grants. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 22-09-2021. Amount: DKK 10,000,000.

These support clinical research collaborations in the fields of endocrine and metabolic diseases other than diabetes. Grants are worth between DKK 100,000 and DKK 10 million for one and five years.

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Nursing research project grants. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 28-09-2021. Amount: DKK 600,000.

These support projects within Danish nursing research at a high international level. Grants are worth between DKK 50,000 and approximately DKK 200,000 per year for up to three years.

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Johannes Clemmesen’s research fund. Danish Cancer Society | Kræftens Bekæmpelse.

Deadline: 01-10-2021.

This supports cancer research, including causal research. Funding is provided for PhD, postdoc scholarships, scientific and technical assistance, own salary, operation of equipment and operating expenses in connection with the project.

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Japan-Nordic Frontier Research Projects for Healthy Longevity. NordForsk.

Deadline: 07-10-2021. Amount: NOK 6,000,000.

The aim of the call is to generate new knowledge on healthy ageing and longevity through Japan-Nordic research collaboration. The thematic framework includes fundamental, translational/basic clinical and epidemiological research on populations in the Nordic countries and Japan. Utilisation of existing high-quality health data sources in a Nordic-Japanese context is central to the research to be funded under this call.

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Large optometry projects. Velux Foundations.

Deadline: 02-11-2021. Amount: DKK 4,000,000.

This supports optometry projects based at optometry departments in Denmark, that collaborate with other Danish or international research groups. Grants are worth up to DKK 4 million.

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Programme/center grant calls

Challenge Programme 2022 – Immunity at Mucosal Surfaces. Novo Nordisk Foundation | Novo Nordisk Fonden.

Deadline: 27-10-2021. Amount: DKK 60,000,000.

The Challenge Programme supports excellent researchers, that will establish and collaborate in a dynamic centre structure with a unifying vision and mission. With the overall aim of translating knowledge of the mucosal immune system into novel treatments of disease, the challenge is to develop procedures that safely induce long-lasting protection against pathogens via unspecific immune responses at mucosal surfaces, or that maintain tolerance towards innocuous agents. Applications should focus on the immune system and have a translational scope. Interdisciplinary collaboration is strongly encouraged.

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Collaborative projects. Lundbeck Foundation | Lundbeckfonden.

Deadline: 06-01-2022. Amount: DKK 40,000,000.

This supports integrated, interdisciplinary and collaborative research projects within basic or clinical neuroscience. Grants are worth up to DKK 40 million for five years.

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Infrastructure calls

Research infrastructure. Carlsberg Foundation | Carlsbergfondet.

Deadline: 01-10-2021.

This supports the procurement of equipment, the registering of data and databases, the establishment of corpora and the development of research tools.

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Network grants

European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) – action call. European Cooperation in Science and Technology.

Deadline: 29.10.2021.

This supports networking activities such as meetings, short-term scientific missions, training schools and dissemination activities in the areas of science and technology. Grants are worth approximately €129,000 per year for four years.

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