NOK 2 billion to new Centres of Excellence
The Research Council of Norway has granted 13 research groups status as Norwegian Centres of Excellence (SFF centres), among them the CIH based Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child health.
The new centres will be starting in 2013.
"Researchers who are seeking a role at the cutting edge of their international fields need flexible, long-term funding to give them a chance to take bolder steps," says Minister of Education and Research Kristin Halvorsen, who is pleased that the SFF scheme is being continued and extends hearty congratulations to the 13 new centres."
Read more at The Research Council of Norway's website.