What is the Foundation?
Ownership and subsidiaries
An overview of the Novo Nordisk Foundation Group
Board of directors
The members of the board and an overview of the boards in the Novo Nordisk Foundation Group.
Copenhagen Bioscience Cluster
A Novo Nordisk Foundation Initiative
Funding for individual projects based on applications received.
Open competition grants
Grants for research in health science, biotechnology, art and innovation.
Steno Diabetes Centres
The world’s best treatment for people with diabetes in Denmark
Annual prizes to reward unique research efforts.
Humanitarian and social causes
Improving the lives of people.
Open calls for applications
All calls and dates
The application process
Grant recipient listings
What is not eligible for support?
Symposia and events
Conditions for grants
Find the right grant
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Benefiting people and society
The Novo Nordisk Foundation will broaden its scope and increase grant payouts
The Novo Nordisk Foundation Awards Grants worth DKK 80 Million to talented Danish and international researchers
News, interviews and coverage of the Foundation’s activities.
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07 June 2018
Fellowship Award Celebration 2018
22 May 2018
Lars Rebien Sørensen to become new Chairman of the Novo Nordisk Foundation
17 May 2018
Eleven art researchers celebrated with diplomas, flowers and champagne
15 May 2018
Thursday, 07 June 2018
Interview. Sten Scheibye, Chairman of the Novo Nordisk Foundation and Lars Rebien Sørensen, Vice Chairman explain the Foundation's new grant strategy.