Global Challenges

Funds for collaborative projects on Global Challenges for 2019

UiB's priority area on Global Challenges has allocated funds to promote scientific inter-faculty cooperation. Deadline: 25 September.

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The UiB Priority Area, Global Challenges, would like to promote more inter-Faculty cooperation relating to Global Challenges. The activity may be education- or research-related. All academic staff at UiB are eligible to apply.

Read more about research in Global Challenges at UiB.

The application must contain a short description of purpose, partnerships, plan for activity and budget. The application should be maximum one page.

Allocation criteria:

  • The topic must be a Global Challenge in areas of migration, health or inequality.
  • At least two Faculties must be involved in the activity.
  • The funded activity must be carried out in 2019.
  • Funds can be allocated to meetings, seminars or travel that promote inter-Faculty educational initiatives or development of applications for research projects.
  • Successful applications will be granted funding between 10 000 - 100 000 NOK

Application deadlines: 25 September and 25 March.

Send your application to Bente E. Moen, Centre for International Health, bente.moen@uib.no

Contact: Marit Bakke, marit.bakke@uib.no; Tore Sætersdal. tore.satersdal@uib.no; Bente E. Moen, bente.moen@uib.no