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


Funding opportunities

We will here publish relevant funding opportunities for the faculty.

INCOBRA has launched a call for bilateral cooperation networks between European and Brazilian researchers. Deadline: 15 December 2017.

For health-related topics in the life science domain. Mentoring, milestone-based funding and education to further develop your ideas. Uptake through annual open calls. The first call is open now with application deadline 15 December 2017.

Nordforsk and the Norwegian Cancer Society will collaboratively publish a call on personalized paediatric cancer. Expected: December 2017.

The Centre for Advanced Study (CAS Oslo), Norway’s only institute for excellence in interdisciplinary fundamental research, is now accepting project proposals for the 2020/21 academic year. Deadline: 15 January 2018.

ITN supports joint research training and/or doctoral programmes, made by partnerships of universities, research institutions, research infrastructures, businesses, SMEs, and other socio-economic actors from different countries across Europe and beyond. Deadline: 17 January 2018.

The Excellence projects are for young researchers doing excellent research projects within the fields of basic, translational and/or clinical endocrinology or metabolism research. Deadline: 30 January 2018


Novo Nordisk Foundation invites young, ambitious researchers in the Nordic countries to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship to conduct research within endocrinology and metabolism at elite institutions abroad. Deadline: 1 February 2018.

The work program for 2018-2020 on HORIZON2020 Health's program is now published. The first deadline is on 12th of February 2019 for a call under the topic Infectuos diseases and improving global health.

Calls in the thematic food programme in Horizon2020 that may be of relevance to nutrition researchers. Deadline: 13 February 2018. 

The Research Council of Norway have pulished a planned call in the Global Health- and Vaccination Research - GLOBVAC program. Deadline 14 February 2018.

Consolidator Grants (CoG) support individual researchers of any age and nationality who pursue groundbreaking research in all scientific and technological areas. Deadline: 15 February 2018

A health related call in the Horizon2020 climate change programme. Deadline: 27 February 2018.

The Innovative Medicines Initiative have now published call 13 with 15 different topics. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

The Research Council of Norway have announced that they will publish Independent projects - FRIPRO - latest March 2018. Deadline: 25 April 2018.

The research infrastructure program in Horizon2020 have published a forthcoming call in the work program for 2018-2020. Deadline 22 March 2018.