Internal funding and support schemes
Please do also take note of the numerous external funding schemes that serve the same purpose, see external funding opportunities.
Relevant internal announcements at the faculty / centre
Call for Centres of Research Excellence (CRE) based at OsloMet
OsloMets strategy 2024 identifies the goal of "developing three to five academic environments of particularly high quality, at least one of them in technology subjects."
Therefore in 2020, OsloMet had an call for academic environments based at OsloMet to apply for status as Centres of Research Excellence (CRE) for the period 2021-2024. (Information in English only).
Application scheme: Support for EU project development towards SDG impact in Pilar II of Horizon Europe
OsloMet’s Strategy 2024/Long term plan 2019-2021 states that “education and research shall support the Sustainable Development Goals”. For 2021 OsloMet's central R&D department will provide extra funding support for applicants to Horizon Europe with special focus on SDG impact. This is an additional support opportunity to PES/POS.
Overseas scholarships for PhD and postdocs.
OsloMet offers overseas scholarships in order to stimulate increased international research experience and to encourage the academic environments’ involvement in international research networks. Who will be entitled to the scholarships may vary, see Overseas Scholarships.
Erasmus + exchange for employees
- Through the Erasmus+ Programme, staff members may apply for a grant to visit a partner institutions or another institution in Europe.
- The scholarship can be used for teaching or training.
- The grant can be used for teaching or training purposes. The application deadlines are 15 May, 15 October and 15 February.
Internationalisation funding from the R&D section. OsloMet offers support to environments who wish to position themselves internationally and to seek EU’s research programmes. The offer is managed by the R&D section.
Both Norwegian and international research funders require that the research must be available on the internet. The results must be published in Open Access, whether by depositing (self-archiving) the article in the open archive or by publishing directly in Open Access journals.
If you wish to publish in Open Access journals, but lack the money for the publishing expenses (article processing charge - APC), you may apply for funding for the payment of the publication fee.
The Booster project