The Research Council of Norway Industrial Ph.D. scheme


An opportunity offered throughout the year to Norwegian companies and to PhD students - Norwegians as well as foreigners.

Funded by the Norwegian Council of Research - NFR, the industrial Ph.D. scheme aims to develop research activity in industry and to promote recruitment of researchers in this sector.

The scheme accepts grant applications from trade and industry throughout the year. A single company may receive funding for maximum two research fellowships. It is anticipated also, that funding will be available to some 18 new projects in 2021.

For more information, please see the Industrial Ph.D. scheme’s call for proposals where you will find useful information about the application terms and procedure.