We invest in research and innovation that builds knowledge for a sustainable future and meets major societal challenges.
The Research Council works to promote renewal and innovation in the public sector. We offer a variety of funding instruments for research-based innovation and knowledge-building.
We promote competitiveness and growth in Norwegian trade and industry by providing financial support and advice for research and innovation projects.
The Research Council’s key target group is research organisations. These organisations can seek funding for research activities in all relevant fields and thematic areas.