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

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Funding opportunities

Funding opportunities relevant for researchers at the faculty.

The research infrastructure program in HORIZON2020 have published a forthcoming call in the work program for 2018-2020. The deadline is 22 March 2018.

Overview of calls from the National Institute of Health (NIH) open for international researchers. Deadlines: Several until 2018.

NCMM seeking outstanding candidates for new Associate Investigators and Young Associate Investigators


The ERC Synergy Grant (SyG) is open for applications with deadline 14 November 2017. ERC SyG is for 2 - 4 PIs and their teams, bringing together complementary skills in order to jointly address ambitious research problems. Applications can be made in any field of research and must demonstrate that the proposed research cannot be carried out by a single PI working alone.

Academic employees and students at UiO can apply UiO:Life Science for funds for partially financing of open events that are in line with the initiative's strategy. Deadline: 1 December 2017.

Academic employees, post docs and PhD students at UiO within the life sciences can apply for support to strengthen the collaboration with international research environments.

Deadline is 1st of December 2017.


The Michael J. Fox Foundation calls for Applications for Edmond J. Safra Fellowships in Movement Disorders. Fellowship duration is 2 years and funding is $ 90 000/year. Deadline for proposals is 6 December 2017.

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.

Mobility grants for research stays abroad are awarded to individuals whose positions are already funded under the BEDREHELSE or BEHANDLING programmes. Research stays should last 3 - 12 months. The call is open-ended.

Between 100 000 and 250 000 NOK may be awarded as support for international conferences within the fields covered by the BEDREHELSE and BEHANDLING programmes. The conference must be held in Norway.

NOK 2 million for travel support is offered in this open-ended call to expand industry-oriented R&D cooperation with Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Russia, Singapore, South Africa and the US.

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