National research funding

The Research and Innovation Department provides information about various national sources of funding for research. Read more here.

National research funding

Research funds for agriculture and the food industry

The research funds for agriculture and the food industry are intended to follow up on agricultural policy objectives.

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

The Academy administers: The Nansen Fund,  Norsk Varekrigsforsikrings Fond, Norsk Hydro's Fund for Scientific Research, Michael Width Endresen's Fund For Enterprise in Sunnmøre, Statoil's Research Fund and the Oseberg Fund.

Fritt ord

Fritt ord advertises funds for research with several deadlines each year.

Norwegian Cancer Society 

The Norwegian Cancer Society allocates funds for general operating costs, technical personnel, post doctor fellowships, visiting researcher fellowships and research posts. 

UMB's research fund

The fund is currently called the UMB Research Fund as most of the process took place before NMBU became a reality. The fund is administered by UNIFOR. The Board has decided to advertise funding that can be accessed by master’s students and doctorate students as grants for travel and research. 


Published 4. August 2016 - 11:18 - Updated 23. May 2017 - 19:12