Looking for a specific product?

Make a search for products & suppliers, articles & news.

Young Research Talent receiving NOK 300 million

An additional NOK 50 million per year has been awarded by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research for the Research Council of Norway's category Young Research Talent. 

Facts

Young Research Talent

An application category under the FRIPRO funding scheme. Researchers aged 39 or younger (as of the deadline expiry date of 29 May 2013) were eligible to seek funding of NOK 3?7 million to establish their own research group. Decisions regarding funding awards under the FRIPRO scheme’s ordinary budget will be taken in December 2013. Decisions regarding grant awards under the special scheme for Young Research Talent will be determined shortly thereafter.

(Image: Sverre Jarild)

The amount is being matched by the country's eight universities. 

The money will be given to excellent young researchers and is part of the government's commitment to this particular group.

“This is another major boost for the Research Council's funding scheme for independent basic research projects (FRIPRO) and will give much-needed support to our young, talented researchers,” says Arvid Hallén, Director General of the Research Council.

If you would like to read the full press release, please visit The Research Council of Norway's website. 

Associated companies:


Related news

Latest news

The world’s energy demand will peak in 2035 prompting a reshaping of energy investment

The electrification trend is already enveloping the automotive industry.

DNV GL launches revised design standard and new certification guideline for floating wind turbines

The role of offshore wind, including floating offshore wind energy, 

Green Corridor JIP delivers innovative bulk carrier designs for a low emissions future

When the IMO confirmed the 2020 deadline for the 0.5 per cent global sulphur cap in 2016, 

DNV GL launches Operations & Analytics Centre in India to enable 24/7 monitoring for renewable assets globally

The new global monitoring centre is especially significant to independent power providers, 

DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard for 93K cbm very large ethane carrier design “PANDA E”

The flexible, efficient and environmentally friendly design was developed by Jiangnan Shipyard in cooperation with GTT,

DNV GL starts phase II of project to examine the impact of phase-contamination on oil flow meters

Accurate measurement of the production of oil fields is an important means ...

Important message at the “AKVAculture Day”

We won’t be able to create growth unless we can handle the industry’s challenges.

Visit from the Ministry of Trade Industry and Fisheries

The Ministry visited in order to learn more about the industry. 

Sohome's new 2018 catalogue is out

Sohome has produced a brand new catalogue.