Nordic-Russian Co-operation Programme in Education and Research

26.06.19 | Funding opportunities
The Nordic-Russian Co-operation Programme funds joint higher education and research projects involving Nordic and Russian institutions and organisations. The programme is based on shared funding and on priorities drawn up by the Nordic Council of Ministers and Russian education and research bodies.

Information

Opportunity category
Open calls
Deadline
Thu, 17/10/2019 - 11:59 PM
Financial framework
Total NOK 2 million
Countries
Åland Islands
Faroe Islands
Denmark
Finland
Greenland
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Russia

The main purpose of the programme is encourage closer Nordic and Russian co-operation on education and research by promoting mobility programmes for lecturers, staff and students, networking, joint courses and other activities designed to promote sustainable, long-term co-operation.

The programme is based on a memorandum of understanding drawn up by the Nordic Council of Ministers and the Russian Ministry of Education and Science.

Nordforsk is running the programme on behalf of the Nordic Council of Ministers. It has issued a call for funding applications for a pool of NOK 2 million. Research projects with partners in Greenland will also be invited to apply for funding from specially earmarked additional funding. The deadline for applications is 17 October 2019.

Contact information