Call from the Throne Holst Nutrition Research Foundation for funding in 2020
Permanent academic staffs (including university lectorates) at the Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo are invited to apply for funds to research projects within the field of nutrition for 2020. Academic staff in professor II positions can also apply. Academic staff who retire during 2020 are also invited to apply. Emerita who have retired before 2020 are not entitled to apply.
For all applications it is required that the research activities shall be performed at the Department of Nutrition, and will contribute to further development of the scientific milieu at the Department. Only collaborative projects with other research groups at the department are eligible for funding. The nature of the collaboration must be clearly indicated in the application form. Only projects with clear nutrition relevance will, however, be funded. Scientific quality is the major criteria for evaluation.
The application should include
1. The completed electronic application form available on Unifor`s website.
2. A project description (maximum10 pages including references).
Upload the project description as a PDF-file to the electronic application form in the specified field.
3. CV and list of publications the last 5 years (2014-2019)
Upload the documents as PDF-files to the electronic application form in the specified fields.
Staff members receiving funds from the special call of the Throne Holst Nutrition Research Foundation (i.e the PI’s of the three applications funded) are not eligible. Funding from Throne Holst Nutrition Research Foundation must be used within 2 years. Otherwise, the funded resources will be returned to the Throne Holst Nutrition Research Foundation.
A total amount of NOK 4 000 000 is available. The canditates granted funding may receive between 50 000 and 400 000 NOK each.
The applications must be submitted electronically by November 4, 2019.
For questions regarding the call for applications, please contact Hege Berg Henriksen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For technical support, please contact UNIFOR (email@example.com).
Please also see information in the application form and the evaluation criteria (click here).