Monday, 30 September 2019

Novo Nordisk Foundation will award up to 480 million through the 2020 Challenge Programme

The Novo Nordisk Foundation is opening for applications for the Challenge Programme 2020 on 14 October. DKK 480 million is earmarked research within healthcare, biotechnology, and – as something new – natural and technical sciences.

The Challenge Programme addresses global challenges within health and technology. The Foundation is awarding 6-year grants of DKK 30 million to 60 million each under the Programme.
For the application round of 2020, the Challenge Programme is seeking to support outstanding scientists working within one of the following four themes, with a total of up to DKK 480 million being awarded in 2020:

The Programme will open for applications on 14 October. The deadline for applications is 12 December 2019.

For more information about each theme, please select the theme you are interested in from the list above.