The funding scheme for independent projects (FRIPRO) is an open, national, competitive arena that provides funding for basic, ground-breaking projects in all fields of research. The project ideas originate with the researchers themselves.

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was allocated to FRIPRO projects in 2018.

1078million NOK

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Bjørnar Solhaug Komissar

Christin Krokene

Key documents (Norwegian only)

FRIPRO calls for proposals and application assessment process – Important dates

April–October 2019

Preliminary administrative review and panel review.

November–December 2019

Decisions regarding grant allocations.

December 2019–January 2020

Notification of the funding decision.

January–February 2020

Revision of funded grant applications and signing of contracts.

6 May 2020

Application submission deadline for Researcher Projects, Young Research Talents Projects and International Mobility Grants.

November–December 2020

Decisions regarding grant allocations.

December 2020–January 2021

Notification of the funding decision.

January–February 2021

Revision of funded grant applications and signing of contracts.

FRIPRO calls for proposals and application assessment process – Important dates

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