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
Click to see all grant recipients
Professorship in the management of foundations with commercial interests
Novo Nordisk Prize recipient finds answers in the borderland between research fields
New educational programme in fermentation will strengthen biotechnological production in Denmark
News, interviews and coverage of the Foundation’s activities.
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Read about the 2017 recipient of the Novo Nordisk Prize.
The Novo Nordisk Prize 2016
The Novo Nordisk Prize 2015