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The Leiv Eiriksson mobility programme has its basis in the "Strategy for Norway's Scientific and Technological Cooperation with North America" (2004). The objective of the mobility programme is to promote a long-term escalation of R&D collaboration with the US and Canada by facilitating research stays in these countries for Norwegian researchers and doctoral and post-doctoral research fellows as well as research stays in Norway for their US and Canadian counterparts.
Norwegian research institutions (See definition and list of approved institutions under "General application requirements" on the Research Council's Webpage.
2010 - 2014.
The programme has an annual budget of approximately NOK 6 million.