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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New Committee on Science Education and Outreach
Sundeep Khosla receives the 2018 Jacobæus Prize
Cross-disciplinary projects will create new knowledge on asthma, arrhythmia, kidney disease and the regulation of blood glucose
News, interviews and coverage of the Foundation’s activities.
Go to Newsroom
11 July 2018
DKK 60 million awarded to cross-disciplinary projects
29 June 2018
Benefiting people and society
07 June 2018
The Novo Nordisk Foundation will broaden its scope and increase grant payouts
Monday, 09 July 2018
American professor Sundeep Khosla receives the 2018 Jacobæus Prize of DKK 1,500,000 (€200,000) for his pioneering research discoveries on what happens to bones as we age.