Funding opportunities for researchers at Oslo University Hospital and the Faculty of Medicine/University of Oslo

This page list all calls relevant for researcher at Oslo University Hospital and the faculty of Medicine/University of Oslo, but please be aware that your eligibility to apply for some calls may depend on your place of employement. Check the call text or contact the team for external funding at the Faculty of Medicine or Oslo University Hospital.

Timeline of main calls 

Calls requiring hospital affiliation

Link to UiO pages

Funding opportunities

We will here publish relevant funding opportunities and sources for medical and health research.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation, in collaboration with the Edmond J. Safra Foundation, provides funding to five academic centers worldwide to each train one new movement disorder clinician-researcher over a two-year period. Deadline 19 December 2018.

UiO: Life Sciences have published their second call seeking merger environments. Registration deadline: August 22. First proposal draft: October 15th. Full proposal deadline: December 31st, 2018.

The Harkness Fellowship is an opportunity to spend up to 12 months in the US studying Health Care Policy and Practice. The 2019-20 Harkness Fellowship has an extended deadline: 8 January 2019.

Novo Nordisk has published 4 calls of individual grants within endocrinology and metabolism. The calls cover all career stages from post doctor to established professors in the Nordic region. Deadline: 8 January 2019 at 2 pm CET.


The Centre for Advanced Study has published their annual call supporting excellent, curious-driven research groups within basic science. Deadline: January, 14th 2018.

Marie S.-Curie Actions call on Innovative Training networks has now been published. Deadline: January 15th, 2018.

EuroNanoMed has published a call seeking innnovative research and technology projects in nanomedicine.  Deadline preproposal: January 31st 2019. Deadline full proposal: July 1st 2019.

The new research program between EEA (Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein) and the Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) has now been published. In 2018  the proposals needs to be submitted by Estonian institutions. Norwegian institutions may be partners. Deadline: January 31st, 2019.

Consolidator Grants (CoG) support individual researchers of any age and nationality who pursue groundbreaking research in all scientific and technological areas. Deadline: 7 February 2018

Call for proposals for Indian-Norwegian researcher projects in nanotechnology, microtechnology and advanced materials. Health projects are included. Deadline: 13 February 2019.

The JPIAMR 9th call will fund joint transnational research projects addressing the development of diagnostic and surveillance tools, technologies and methods to detect antimicrobial resistance. Deadline pre-proposals: 18 February, 2019.

The Throne-Holst Foundation promotes research in human nutrition and related sciences in Norway and Sweden. Annually the foundation awards approximately 1-2 million SEK to researchers. Next deadline is 1 March 2019.

The Peder Sather Center for Advanced Study (UC Berkley) has announced a call with grants from $10K to $25K available for Norwegian researchers. Deadline: 15 March 2019.

ERA PerMed will soon launch a second Joint Transnational Call for collaborative innovative research projects in Personalised Medicine. Deadline for pre-proposals: March 2019, invited full proposals: 17 June 2019.

Pre-announcement on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases from the EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND). Expected deadline: March 2019.