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Project Grants in Surgical Research

Project Grants in Surgical Research

Area
Biomedicine and health sciences
Place of research
Denmark
Amount
Up to DKK 3 mio. per grant
Recurring call
Expected August 2021
Call opens
August
03
2020
Deadline
September
10
2020, 2pm (14:00 CEST)
How to apply Apply
Call opens
03 Aug 2020
Deadline
10 Sep 2020, 2pm (14:00 CEST)
How to apply
Amount
Up to DKK 3 mio. per grant
Announcement of results:
Mid-December 2020
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PURPOSE

The program is aimed at stimulating research in surgery in Denmark by providing funds for experimental work. There will be a special emphasis on surgical research, procedures and conditions.

The initiative will allow surgeons to apply for funds for a temporary employee who will carry out the clinical responsibilities so that they can obtain dedicated research time, but also to apply for funds for scientific or technical assistance.

The specific research topics could be clinical research, epidemiology, development of new surgical technics or procedures, prevention, rehabilitation and care of surgical patients.

The objective of this call is to broadly promote Danish clinical or translational research of high international level.

ELIGIBILITY

The research activities applied for must be anchored at a university, hospital or other non-profit research institution in Denmark.

Only principal investigators are eligible to apply.

Applications from Master students, Ph.D. students and postdocs will not be taken into consideration.

FUNDING

A total of DKK 20 million for surgical research, is available for the funding of: 1-, 2- and 3-year projects within the frame of DKK 100,000 – 1,000,000 per budget year.

The total amount applied for must be within the frame of DKK 100,000 – 3,000,000.

Please note that applications outside this budget frame will receive an administrative rejection.

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application must be completed and submitted using the foundation’s electronic application system, using the link “Apply”, found at the top of the page.

It is important, that the applicant carefully reads the updated version of “Information and Guidelines for Applicants – Project Grants in Surgical Research 2020” before initiating the application process, as this document contains the complete call as well as detailed instructions for the application process.