The Danida 2018 call for research grants: Now open for applications – University of Copenhagen

16 November 2017

The Danida 2018 call for research grants: Now open for applications

This news is redirected and translated by The Secretariat for Development Cooperation at SCIENCE from Danida Fellowship Centre.

Within the framework of Danish development cooperation, the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) hereby invites Phase 1 applications for research grants related to collaborative research projects. The funding is conditional of the Danish Parliament’s approval of the 2018 Finance Bill.

Two windows are available in 2018 providing grants for:

Window 1: research-based institutions in Denmark apply with partners in Danida priority countries, and research-based institutions in Ghana and Tanzania, respectively, apply with Danish research partners.

Call for Phase 1 applications 2018 for Window 1

The applicants must fill in the electronic application form.

Application deadline: 2 February 2018, 12:00 hrs. (Danish Time)

Window 2: research-based institutions in Denmark apply with partners in the growth and transition countries involved in the Strategic Sector Cooperation Facility (Partnering with Denmark).

Call for Phase 1 applications 2018 for Window 2

The applicants must fill in the electronic application form.

Application deadline: 2 February 2018, 12:00 hrs. (Danish Time)

Useful guides in the preparation of applications:

  • Guide to e-fond application system
  • Guide to finding a Danish researcher for applicants from Ghana and Tanzania
  • Guide to making a good application
  • Guiding principles for budget making in Phase 2 of Window1
  • Guiding principles for budget making in Phase 2 of Window2
  • Guide to the role of sector counsellors Window 2

Overview of application process: Capture overview

Information meetings concerning the 2018 Calls will not be held.

Contact DFC’s Research Management Team at research@dfcentre.dk for questions concerning the application procedures and the Call texts in general.

The Call for Mobility Grants is open and available here.
Please note that no deadline has been set for this Call which will be open in 2017, until all funds set aside for this purpose have been allocated.

For advice and guidance KU SCIENCE offer help on the following site: https://intranet.ku.dk/forskning/soegmidler/offentlige/andre/Sider/Danidaforskningsbevillinger.aspx