UTFORSK partnership programme – apply for funding of joint projects between higher education institutions!

UTFORSK partnership programme – apply for funding of joint projects between higher education institutions!

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) has issued a call for applications for funding of joint projects between higher education institutions in Norway and Japan, Brazil, China, India, Russia and South Africa under the UTFORSK Partnership Programme. There are two categories you can apply for:

  • Long-term project cooperation with a project period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2020 with the maximum of NOK 2 million per project. The final deadline for submitting applications is 31 May 2016, at 15:00 Norwegian time (CET). The total funds made available in this call are up to NOK 40 million.
  • Short-term project cooperation with a project period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2018 with the maximum of NOK 300 000 per project. The final deadline for submitting applications is 17 October 2016, at 15:00 Norwegian time (CET). The applications should be prepared jointly by the applicant institution in Norway and the partner institution(s). The total funds made available in this call are NOK 5 million.

Interested and wondering about eligibility and application procedures? Click here for all the information you need!

 

The overall aim of the UTFORSK Programme is to enhance long-term cooperation in higher education with the prioritized countries. The Programme will support academic partnerships based on the mutual, strategic interests of the partner institutions. The programme also aims to enhance the quality of international cooperation in education by encouraging links to research cooperation and work life. The UTFORSK programme is funded by the Ministry of Education and Research, and is administered by SIU.

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