The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls for applications for research grants – University of Copenhagen

02 December 2016

The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls for applications for research grants

This news is redirected 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 research collaboration projects. Two windows have been set up for 2017, Window 1 for research with partners in Danida priority countries, and Window 2 for research with partners in growth and transition countries. The funding is conditional of the Danish Parliament’s approval of the 2017 Finance Bill.

Window 1 – Call for Phase 1 applications 2017 for research in Danida priority countries

The applicants must fill in the electronic application form.

The full call description for Window 1 can be found here.

Application deadline: March 3, 2017, 12:00 hrs. (Danish Time)

Window 2 – Call for Phase 1 applications 2017 for research in growth and transition countries (involved in the programme “Partnering with Denmark”)

The applicants must fill in the electronic application form.

The full call description for Window 2 can be found here.

Application deadline: March 3, 2017, 12:00 hrs. (Danish Time)

Specifically intended for SCIENCE employees

An instruction to the call (application, evaluation and assistance with the application etc.) is given in Danish at Forskerportalen.

Information meetings

All potential applicants are invited to attend information meetings at which the MFA, the Consultative Research Committee for Development Research (FFU), and the Danida Fellowship Centre (DFC) will provide information about the requirements and procedures for the phase 1 and phase 2 applications.

The meetings will be held

  • in Copenhagen on the 15th December 2016: 13.00-16.00 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
    Venue: Eigtveds Pakhus, room III Asiatisk Plads 2, 1448 Copenhagen K

    Registration to DFC, e-mail: research@dfcentre.dk
    Deadline for registration: 12 December 2016

  • in Aarhus on the 19th December 2016: 13.00-16.00 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Venue: Eigtveds Pakhus, room III Asiatisk Plads 2, 1448 Copenhagen K
    Registration to DFC, e-mail: research@dfcentre.dk
    Deadline for registration: 12 December 2016

Informations meetings will also be held in Dar es Salaam on the 13th January 2017, and in Accra on the 1st February 2017.

Invitation to information meetings in Denmark

Invitations to information meetings in Tanzania and Ghana will be posted here when available.