With the Challenge Programme, the Novo Nordisk Foundation wants to support and promote world-class research that focuses on contributing to finding answers to today’s challenges in global technology or health.

 

With the Challenge Programme, the Novo Nordisk Foundation wants to support and promote world-class research that focuses on contributing to finding answers to today’s challenges in global technology or health.

 

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The Novo Nordisk Foundation Challenge Programme
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The Foundation’s Challenge Programme awards up to DKK 360 million annually for up to six grants of DKK 60 million each.

For the application round of 2019, the Challenge Programme is seeking to support outstanding scientists working within one the following three themes:

Modern Plant Science – Towards a Sustainable World
Emerging Infectious Diseases
How Dietary Factors Affect the Human Microbiome

The individual application should only focus on one of the three themes. Read more on how to apply.