Support in the development of applications and operation of projects

Here you can find information about funding schemes, requirements and guidelines in connection with applications for and operation of projects from the Research Council of Norway and the EU. 

Support

CoE/ SFF: Centre of Excellence 

  • NMBU offers external consulting assistance for the development of applications (paid from central funds).
  • Applications to the Centre of Excellence (CoE/ SFF) must be approved by the University Director prior to submission.
  • In the event of acceptance of a ccordinator project, NMBU offers 1 MNOK per annum in cash and ensures that the centre has two recruitment position available at all times (PhD or post doctor).

SFI: Centre for research-based innovation

  • NMBU offers external consultant assistance for the development of applications (paid from central funds).
  • Applications to the Centre for research-based innovation (SFI) must be approved by the University Director prior to submission. 
  • In the event of acceptance of a ccordinator project, NMBU offers 1 MNOK per annum in cash and ensures that the centre has two recruitment position available at all times (PhD or post doctor).

FME: Centres for Environment-friendly Energy Research

  • NMBU offers external consulting assistance for the development of applications (paid from central funds).
  • Applications to the Centres for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME) must be approved by the University Director prior to submission.
  • In the event of acceptance of a ccordinator project, NMBU offers 0,5 MNOK per annum in cash.
  • In the event of acceptance of a ccordinator project, NMBU offers three recruitment position from the central pool (PhD or post doctor). Each of the faculties involved must provide a recruitment position each.

FRIPRO Toppforsk:

  • NMBU offers external consulting assistance for the development of applications (paid from central funds).
  • Applications for FRIPRO Toppforsk must be approved by the University Director prior to submission.
  • In the event of acceptance  acceptance of a ccordinator project, NMBU will ensure that there are recruitment position available (PhD or post doctor). 

FRIPRO Young Research Talents:

  • NMBU offers external consulting assistance for the development of applications (payable by the faculty).
  • Applications submitted from NMBU must be approved by the department.
  • In the event of acceptance, NMBU will ensure that there is a recruitment post available (PhD or post doctor).

FRIPRO Research Project:

  • NMBU offers external consultant assistance for the development of applications (payable by the faculty).
  • Applications submitted from NMBU must be approved by the department.

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EU funded projects:

  • Assistance in the application process for applications to the EU.
  • NMBU provides assistance from the EU team (EU Advisers, EU Project Controller and Legal Adviser), external consultancy and financial support (Project Establishment Support (PES)) for the development of applications.
  • Applications to Horizon 2020 or other European funding sources must be approved by the Head of Department before submission. If the budget covers multiple departments or exceeds the department's own budget, the application must be approved by the Director of Research or the University Director.
  • Upon acceptance of coordinator projects (Horizon 2020) and ERC fellowships, the NMBU will offer recruitment posts (PhD or post doctor).
  • In the operating phase, the EU Project Controller may assist the departments with financial reporting.

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External consultancy assistance in connection with the development of applications:

  • NMBU offers external consultancy assistance for application development for announcements in the Research Council of Norway (RCN) (FRIPRO, CoE/ SFF, SFI, FME) and the EU Coordinator Applications (ERC, MSCA, Societal Challenges, etc.)
  • Contact Monica Holthe (EU) or Solveig Fossum-Raunehaug (RCN) for more information.

 

Published 4. August 2016 - 10:29 - Updated 20. April 2017 - 9:52

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