NB. The section ‘Supplementary information’ in the guidelines has been updated due to an error (The guidelines have been updated accordingly on 4 January 2022)
Researchers from across the world at the level of senior postdoc, senior researcher, assistant professor, or recent associate professor (or any level equivalent to one of these positions) with the academic potential to establish an independent research program at a university or other non-profit research institution in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden are eligible to apply for the Emerging Investigator grant.
Grants can support research activities for a total budget of up to DKK 10 million over a 5-year grant period.
Grant funding is available for:
- Salary for the applicant.
- Salary for employees.
- PhD tuition fee.
- Operating expenses.
- Bench fee.
- Conference participation.
- Publication costs.
- Direct administrative expenses.
Applications must be completed and submitted using the online system following the instructions in the “Information and guidelines for applicants”. Additional essential information regarding eligibility, funding and the application process is found in this pdf.
Click here to see a list of former grant recipients.