This course will take place on 11-15 May, 2020, in Mikkeli, Finland. Application deadline: to be updated
This digital course will take place on 11-14 May 2020. (Pre- and post-course assignments between 20 Apr. and 31 Aug. 2020.) Application deadline: 31 Jan. 2020, h. 16.00 Central European Time.
The course will take place on 18-22 Nov. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 29 Sept. 2019
The course will take place on 7-11 Oct. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 1 Sept. 2019 (NB! New deadline)
The NOVA Secretariat is closed until 29 July 2019.
The course will take place on 26-30 Aug. 2019 in Kuopio, Finland. Application deadline: 30 Jun. 2019.
The organising committe of the conference Future Forest Health: NordGen conference and workshop, to be held in Iceland, September 16-18, 2019, announces grants for five PhD/MSc students working with invasive pests to participate in the conference and present their work on posters.
The course will take place on 25-30 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell/Ås, Norway. Application deadline: 8 Jun. 2019 (NB! New deadline)
The course will take place on 19 -23 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell, Norway. Application deadline: 2 Jun. 2019 (NB! New deadline)
The course will take place on12-16 Aug. 2019, at the National Equestrian Centre Strömsholm, Sweden. Application deadline: 31 May 2019.
The course will take place on 2-6 September 2019, in Uppsala, Sweden. Application deadline: 28 Jun. 2019.
The course will take place on 7-10 Oct. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 11 Aug. 2019.
The course will take place on 19 -23 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell, Norway. Application deadline: 19 May 2019.
The course will take place on 5-9 August 2019, at the University of Agder in Kristiansand, Norway. Application deadline: 21 May 2019 (NB New deadline)
The course will take place on 25-30 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell/Ås, Norway. Application deadline: 25 May 2019.
The organising committe of the conference Future Forest Health: NordGen conference and workshop, to be held in Iceland, September 16-18, 2019, announces grants for five PhD/MSc students working with invasive pests to participate in the conference and present their work on posters.
The course will take place on 8-16 Aug. 2019, in Hvanneyri and Reykjavik, Iceland. Deadline for applications: 5 May 2019.
The course will take place on12-16 Aug. 2019, at the National Equestrian Centre Strömsholm, Sweden. Application deadline: 31 May 2019.
The NOVA Board has approved two new PhD courses for 2019 and one PhD course for 2020.
The course will take place on 26-30 Aug. 2019, in Kuopio, Finland. Application deadline: 30 June 2019.
The course will take place on 5-9 August 2019, at the University of Agder in Kristiansand, Norway. Application deadline: 5 May 2019.
The course will take place on 5-9 August 2019, at the University of Agder in Kristiansand, Norway. Application deadline: 5 May 2019.
The course will take place on 5 - 15 August 2019, in Aarhus, Denmark. Deadline for applications: 1 Apr. 2019.
The course will take place on 19 -23 Aug. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Deadline for applications: 30 Apr. 2019.
The course will take place on 25-30 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell/Ås, Norway. Application deadline: 25 May 2019.
The course will take place on 19 -23 Aug. 2019, in Hafjell, Norway. Application deadline: 19 May 2019.
The course will take place on 17-21 Jun. 2019, in Sandnes, Norway. Application deadline: 1 Mar. 2019.
The course will take place on 3-7 Jun. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Also live-streamed to those wo will attend the course elsewhere in the Nordic and Baltic area. Deadline for applications: Application is closed.There are unfortunately no available seats on the course.
The course will take place on 19 -23 Aug. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. Deadline for applications: 3 Apr. 2019.
The course will take place on 2-6 Sept. 2019, at Lammi Biological Station, Finland. Deadline for applications: 30 Apr. 2019.
The course will take place on 8-16 Aug. 2019, in Hvanneyri and Reykjavik, Iceland. Deadline for applications: 5 May 2019.
The course will take place on 29 Apr. -1 May 2019, in Jelgava, Latvia. Deadline for applications: 7 Feb. 2019 (NB! New deadline)
You can now apply for funding in the NOVA Open Call 2019. Approved PhD and master's courses that meet the requirements will receive a total lump sum of €10,000 plus €1,000 for administration. Incentive grants of €2,000 for Nordic cooperation and for courses held within thematic priorities set by the Board may also be available.
The course will take place on 29 Apr. -1 May 2019, in Jelgava, Latvia. Deadline for applications: 31 Jan. 2019.
The course will take place on 6-11 May 2019, in Honne, Norway. Deadline for applications: 1 Feb. 2019 (NB! New deadline).
The course will take place on 27-31 May 2019, in Ås, Norway. Deadline for applications: 5 Feb. 2019.
The course will take place on 17-21 Jun. 2019, in Sandnes, Norway. Application deadline: 1 Mar. 2019.
The course will take place on 5-9 August 2019, at the University of Agder in Kristiansand, Norway.Application deadline: 5 May 2019.
The course will take place on 5 - 15 August 2019, in Aarhus, Denmark.Deadline for applications: 1 Apr. 2019.
The course will take place on 4-8 Mar. 2019, in Umeå, Sweden. Application deadline: 1 Feb. 2019 (NB! New deadline)
The course will take place on 4-8 Mar. 2019, in Umeå, Sweden. Application period: 15 Sept. - 31 Dec. 2018.
The course will take place on 27-31 May 2019, in Ås, Norway. Deadline for applications: 5 Feb. 2019.
The course will take place on 29 Apr. -1 May 2019, in Jelgava, Latvia. Deadline for applications: 31 Jan. 2019.
The NOVA Board has approved nine new PhD courses, two new combined PhD and master's courses, as well as three new master's courses for 2019.
The course will take place on 6-11 May 2019, in Honne, Norway. Deadline for applications: 10 Jan. 2019.
The course will take place on 6-11 May 2019, in Honne, Norway. Deadline for applications: 15 Dec. 2018.
The course will take place on 27 Jan. - 1 Feb. 2019, in Dombås, Norway. Deadline for applications: 13 Nov. 2018.
The course will take place on 10-14 Jun. 2019, in Helsinki, Finland. 1st call deadline: 15 Feb. 2019. Final registration: 1 May 2019.
The NOVA Board has approved three PhD courses for 2019.
The course will take place on 27 Jan. - 1 Feb. 2019, in Dombås, Norway. Deadline for applications: 13 Nov. 2018.
The course will take place on 4-8 Mar. 2019, in Umeå, Sweden. Application period: 15 Sept. - 31 Dec. 2018.
You can now apply for funding in the NOVA Open Call 2018. Please note that the NOVA Board has approved a new Strategy for 2018-2021 and new regulations. As a two-year pilot, the funding model for PhD and master's courses has been simplified. In the Open Call, approved PhD and master's courses that meet the requirements will receive a total lump sum of €10,000 plus €1,000 for administration. Incentive grants of €2,000 for Nordic cooperation and for courses held within thematic priorities set by the Board may also be available.
The course will take place on 10-14 Dec. 2018 in Aas, Norway. Application deadline: 15 September 2018.
The course will take place on 10-14 Sept. 2018 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 31 Jul. 2018.
The course will take place on 28 May - 1 Jun. 2018 in Uppsala, Sweden. Application deadline: 14 May 2018 (NB! new deadline).
The course will take place on 11-15 Jun. 2018 in Alnarp, Sweden. Application deadline: 10 May 2018
The course will take place on 20-24 Aug. 2018 in Gunnarsholt, the headquarters of the Soil Conservation Service of Iceland, Hella, Iceland. Deadline for applications: 31 May 2018.
The course will take place on 20-24 Aug. 2018, in Joensuu, Finland. Deadline for applications: 13 May 2018.
The course will take place on 6-10 Aug. 2018, in Mikkeli, Finland. Deadline for applications: 31 May 2018 (NB! New deadline.)
The course will take place on 6-10 Aug. 2018, in Mikkeli, Finland. Deadline for applications: 31 May 2018.
The course will take place on 3-7 Sept. 2018 in Umeå, Sweden. Application deadline: 1 Jul. 2018
The thematic priorities for the NOVA Open Call 2018 are: Sustainable food production systems,  One Health - animal science and veterinary medicine,  Ecosystem services and bioeconomy, and Interdisciplinary environmental resource management.  Applications in other fields are also welcome. Deadline in the first round of the Open Call 2018: 3 May 2018.
The course will take place on 28 May - 1 Jun. 2018 in Uppsala, Sweden. Application deadline: 14 May 2018 (NB! new deadline)
The course will take place on 4-8 Jun. 2018 in Hafjell/Øyer, Norway. Deadline for applications: 8 Apr. 2018
The course will take place on 20-24 Aug. 2018 in Gunnarsholt, the headquarters of the Soil Conservation Service of Iceland, Hella, Iceland. Deadline for applications: 31 May 2018.
The course will take place on 6-10 Aug. 2018, in Mikkeli, Finland. Deadline for applications: 30 Apr. 2018.
The course will take place on 5-9 Nov. 2018, in Tönnersjöheden, Sweden. Deadline for applications: 15 Jun. 2018.
The course will take place on 6-17 Aug. 2018 in Tangen Zoo, Norway. Deadline for applications: 1 Apr. 2018.
The course will take place on 17-21 Jun. 2018 in Orsa Grönklitt, Sweden. Application deadline: 1 Apr. 2018.
The course will take place on 20-24 Aug. 2018, in Joensuu, Finland. Deadline for applications: 13 May 2018.
You can now apply for funding in the NOVA Open Call 2018. Please note that the NOVA Board has approved a new Strategy for 2018-2021 and new regulations. As a two-year pilot, the funding model for PhD and master's courses has been simplified. In the Open Call, approved PhD and master's courses that meet the requirements will receive a total lump sum of €10,000 plus €1,000 for administration. Incentive grants of €2,000 for Nordic cooperation and for courses held within thematic priorities set by the Board are also available.
The course will take place on 4-8 Jun. 2018 in Hafjell/Øyer, Norway. Deadline for applications: 15 Mar. 2018.
The course will take place on 14-18 May 2018, in Kaunas, Lithuania. Application deadline: 2 Mar. 2018.
The course will take place on 6-17 Aug. 2018 in Tangen Zoo, Norway. Deadline for applications: 1 Apr. 2018.
The course will take place on 29 Apr. - 4 May 2018, in Skælskør, Zealand, Denmark. Deadline for applications: 21 February 2018 (NB! New)
The course will take place on 17-21 Jun. 2018 in Orsa Grönklitt, Sweden. Application deadline: 1 Apr. 2018.
The course will take place on 28 May - 1 Jun. 2018 in Uppsala, Sweden. Application deadline: 16 Apr. 2018
The course will take place on 11-15 Jun. 2018 in Alnarp, Sweden. Application deadline: 10 May 2018 (NB! New deadline)
The course will take place on 5-8 Mar. 2018, in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 January 2018.
The NOVA Board approved three new PhD courses and two new Master's courses, in addition to four PhD courses in course series and one Master's course in a course series, for 2018 at the board meeting on 11 Dec. 2017.
The course will take place on 5-8 Mar. 2018, in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 January 2018.
The course will take place on 11-15 Dec. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 Nov. 2017.
The course will take place on 11-15 Dec. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 Nov. 2017.
The course will take place on 11-15 Dec. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland (distant participation is also possible). Application deadline: 30 Sept. 2017.
It is possible to apply for funding of joint Nordic PhD or Master's courses in the NOVA Open Call 2017. There are three application deadlines. NB! Applications are approved by the NOVA Board three times a year. Application deadline in the third and final round of the Open Call 2017: 16 Oct. Courses approved in this application round can run in 2018.
The course will take place on 12-16 Mar. 2018 in Uppsala, Sweden. Application deadline: 8 Jan. 2018.
The course will take place on 11-15 Sept. 2017 in Uppsala, Sweden. New application deadline: 15 Aug. 2017. (NB!)
The NOVA Board approved four new PhD courses for 2018  at the board meeting on 9 Jun. 2017.
The course will take place on 11-15 Dec. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland (distant participation is also possible). Application deadline: 30 Sept. 2017.
Course dates and location: 28 Aug. - 1 Sept. 2017 in Roskilde, Denmark. New application deadline: 1 Jun. 2017. (NB!)
The course will take place on 21-25 Aug. 2017 in Hafjell, Norway.New application deadline: 20 May 2017.
The course will take place on 21-25 Aug. 2017 in Hafjell, Norway.New application deadline: 20 May 2017.
The course will take place on 1-6 Oct. 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark. New application deadline: 15 July 2017. (NB!)
The course will take place on 12-16 Jun. 2017 in Uppsala, Sweden. New application deadline: 18 May 2017 (NB!).
The course will take place on 25-29 Sept. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 Jul. 2017.
The NOVA Board approved the following new PhD courses for 2017and 2018 at the board meeting on 30 March 2017.
Course dates and location: 12-16 Jun. 2017, in Umeå, Sweden.Application deadline: Until the start of the course (A waiting list will be maintained.)
The course will take place on 28 Aug - 1 Sept. 2017 in Mäntsälä, Finland. Application deadline: 21 Apr. 2017
The course will take place on 19 - 23 Jun. 2017 in Viborg, Denmark.Application deadline: 15 Apr. 2017.
The course will take place on 7-18 Aug. 2017 in Tangen, Norway. Application deadline: 1 Apr. 2017.
The course will take place on 4-8 Sept. 2017 in Joensuu, Finland.Application deadline: 15 Jun. 2017.
The course will take place on 29 May - 2 Jun. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland. New application deadline: 28 Apr. 2017.
The course will take place on 11-15 Sept. 2017 in Umeaa, Sweden.Application period: 10 Mar. - 10 Jul. 2017.
The course will take place on 28 Aug. - 1 Sept. 2017 in Helsinki, Finland.Application period: 1 Feb. - 24. Apr. 2017.
The course will take place on 30 Oct. - 3 Nov. 2017 in Umeaa, Sweden. Application deadline: 1 May 2017.
The course will take place on 29 May -3 Jun. 2017 in Uppland, Sweden.  Application deadline: 10 Feb. 2017.
It is possible to apply for funding of joint Nordic PhD or Master's courses in the NOVA Open Call 2017. There are three application deadlines. NB! Applications are approved by the NOVA Board three times a year. Application deadline in the second round of the Open Call 2017: 5 May. Courses approved in the two remaining application rounds in 2017 can run in 2018.
The course will take place on 7-17 Aug. 2017 in Viborg, Denmark.  Application deadline: 15 Mar. 2017.
The NOVA Board approved the following new PhD and Master's courses for 2017 at the board meeting on 25 November 2016.
The course will take place on 11-16 Jun. 2017 in Umeå, Sweden.  Application deadline: 28 Feb. 2017.
Members of the academic staff at NOVA member institutions can now apply for support for Nordic collaborative PhD and Master's courses for 2017 in the third and final round of the NOVA open call 2016. There is a good possibility for receiving funding. Application deadline: 13 Oct. 2016.
The course will take place on 12-16 Jun. 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark.  Application deadline: 1 Jan. 2017.
There are still available seats on the course "Environmental Collaboration and Conflict Resolution: Tools for Analysis and Intervention: Case Mexico". Application deadline: 1 Jun. 2016.
The course will take place on 23-27 May 2016, in Copenhagen, Denmark. New application deadline: 15 March 2016.
The course will take place on 23-27 May 2016, in Mikkeli, Finland. Application period: 20 January - 1 March 2016.
In 2016, there will be three application deadlines for grant applications for PhD courses, Master's courses exceeding EUR 5 000 and for course series. NB! Applications are approved by the NOVA Board three times a year. Courses approved in the March meeting in 2016 can be implemented in the autumn 2016 or in 2017. Courses approved in later board meetings in 2016 can run in 2017.
The NOVA Board approved two new PhD courses for 2016 and one Master's course series for 2016-2018 at the board meeting on 10 December 2015.
The course will take place on 7-10 March 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 7 January 2016.
The application deadline for the NOVA Master's Course "RNAi Techniques for Insect Pest Management: Ecological and Commercial Considerations" is extended to 10 September.
The NOVA PhD course "Pathology of Large Animal Disease Models" will take place on 25-29 January 2016 at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. Application deadline: 1 November 2015.
The NOVA PhD Course "Connecting Science and Local Communities in Rangifer Research" will take place on 10-15 August 2015 in Enafors, Sweden. There is still room for some more students at the course. Please send your application as soon as possible.
In 2015, there will be three application deadlines for grant applications for PhD courses, Master's courses exceeding EUR 5 000 and for course series. NB! Applications are approved by the NOVA board three times a year. Courses approved in the March meeting in 2015 can be implemented in the autumn 2015 or in 2016. Courses approved in later board meetings in 2015 can run in 2016.
The course will take place on 12-16 Dec. 2016 in Aas, Norway. Application deadline: 12 Sept. 2016.
The course will take place on 5-9 Sept. 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. NB! It is also possible to take the course as a distance learning course.  Application deadline: 15 August 2016.
The NOVA Board approved two new PhD courses and one Master's course for 2017 at the board meeting on 8 June 2016.
The course will take place on 21-24 Nov. 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. Application deadline: 15 September 2016.
The course will take place on 31 Oct. - 4 Nov. 2016 in Jelgava, Latvia. Application deadline: 15 September 2016.
The course will take place on 15-19 Aug. 2016 in Joensuu, Finland. Application deadline: 1 Jun. 2016.
The course will take place on 17-21 October 2016 in Umeaa, Sweden. Application deadline: 17 September 2016.
The NOVA Board approved three new PhD courses for 2016 and one PhD course series for 2016-2019 at the board meeting in March-April 2016.
Members of the academic staff at NOVA member institutions can now apply for support for Nordic collaborative PhD and Master's courses for 2017 in the second round of the NOVA open call 2016. There is a good possibility for receiving funding. Application deadline: 3 May 2016.
The course will take place on 4-9 Sept. 2016 at Hvanneyri, Iceland. Extended application deadline: 20 April 2016.
The course will take place on 7-11 June 2016 in Uppland (near Uppsala), Sweden. Application deadline: 15 May 2016.
The course will take place on 16-20 May 2016, in Slagelse, Denmark. Extended application deadline: 29 March 2016.
The course will take place on 8-13 August 2016 in Mikkeli, Finland. Application deadline: 15 May 2016.
The course will take place on 4-9 Sept. 2016 at Hvanneyri, Iceland. Application deadline: 31 March 2016.
The course will take place on 16-20 May 2016, in Slagelse, Denmark. Application deadline: 17 March 2016.
The course will take place on 23-27 May 2016, in Aas, Norway. Application deadline: 23 February 2016.
The application deadline for the course is extended to 15 January 2016.
NOVA regrets to announce that the course is cancelled.
The course will take place on 7-11 March 2016 at Hafjell, Norway. Application deadline: 15 December 2015.
The course will take place on 20-24 June in Foulum, Denmark. Application deadline: 31 March 2016.
The course will take place on 1-5 February 2016 in Nødebo, Denmark. Application deadline: 8 January 2016.
The Joint Nordic Committee of Agriculture and Food Research (NKJ) has launched a call for Networking Activities in 2016-2017. Application deadline: Tuesday 15 September at 12:00 CET.
It is still possible to apply for NOVA support for Nordic collaborative PhD and Master's courses for the third and last round of the open call 2015. Applications must be submitted to the home institution by 2 October 2015. It is an easy process to apply for support from NOVA. For successful PhD course applications applied for from 1 January 2015, independent of the 10% in administration fees budgeted in the grant, the Board will provide an additional grant of EUR 2 500 to cover administration, regardless of actual costs.
The NOVA PhD course "Chemical and Genomic Insight to Host-Microbe Symbiotic Interactions" will take place on 23-27 May 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Application deadline: 15 January 2016.
Each of the 10 new NOVA PhD courses for 2016 will be presented in a course information webpage in August 2015. Please see the list of courses.
The secretariat will be closed until 3 August 2015.
The course will take place on 14-18 September 2015 at the University of Helsinki in Finland. Application deadline: 14 August 2015.
The NOVA PhD course "Food Stability" will take place on 24-28 August 2015 at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. Application deadline: 17 August 2015.
The application deadline for the NOVA PhD course "Environmental Technology for Treatment and Management of the Bio-Wate Manure" is extended to 5 August 2015.
The NOVA PhD course "Design, Implementation and Analysis of Simulation Studies" will take place on 19-23 October 2015 at Joensuu Campus, Finland. Application deadline: 31 August 2015.
The NOVA PhD course "Genomic Selection in Plant Breeding" will take place in Copenhagen on 25-29 January 2016. Application deadline: 1 September 2015.
The application deadline for the NOVA PhD course "Biological Consequences of Selection" is prolonged until 15 June 2015.
The NOVA PhD Course "Connecting Science and Local Communities in Rangifer Research" will take place on 10-15 August 2015 in Enafors, Sweden. Application deadline: 21 May 2015.
It is still possible to apply for NOVA support for Nordic collaborative PhD and Master's courses for the second round of the open call 2015. Applications must be submitted to the home institution by 21 May 2015. It is an easy process to apply for support from NOVA. For successful PhD course applications applied for from 1 January 2015, independent of the 10% in administration fees budgeted in the grant, the Board will provide an additional grant of EUR 2 500 to cover administration, regardless of actual costs.
The NOVA Board has approved two new PhD courses running in 2015: "Nordic Vegetation under Changing Climate" (Sept., Alnarp, Sweden) and "Design, Implementation and Analysis of Simulation Studies" (Oct., Joensuu Campus, Finland).