Mobilisation to Research-Based Business Development

Completed

Purpose

The Research Council of Norway cooperates with the Norwegian counties and the Local Government in Svalbard on mobilisation projects throughout the country. The mobilisation projects will have more companies using research in their innovation efforts and getting companies already engaged in research-based innovation to raise their ambitions. 

Important dates

07 Oct 2020

Date call is made active

18 Nov 2020

Application submission deadline

01 Jan 2021

Earliest permitted project start

01 Apr 2021

Latest permitted project start

Important dates

About the call for proposals

This call for proposals is only available in Norwegian.

Who is eligible to apply?

This call for proposals is only available in Norwegian.

Who can participate in the project?

This call for proposals is only available in Norwegian.

What can you seek funding for?

This call for proposals is only available in Norwegian.

Relevant thematic areas for this call

Trade and industry

Assessment criteria

Grant applications will be assessed in relation to the following criteria:

Excellence

Originality/Novelty
• The extent to which the concept is sound, credible and novel.

Solidity
• The extent to which the project objectives are clear and relevant.
• The quality of the proposed deliverables from the project.

Impact

Potential
• The extent to which the expected effects are specified.
• The extent to which expected impacts on the system and societal levels are specified.

Knowledge sharing and exploitation
• The quality of the proposed communication and dissemination activities.
• The extent to which it is credible that the proposed outputs will contribute to the specified effects and impact.

Implementation

Project Manager and project group
• The extent to which the Project Manager and project group are qualified and have the necessary expertise and are positioned to implement the project.
• The extent to which management structures and procedures are appropriate.

Plans and management
• The extent to which the work plan is clear and understandable, and the time table realistic
• The extent to which objectives and measures are coherent.
• The extent to which the project has the support of the leadership of the Project Owner and any partners, and the allocation of roles in the project is clear.
• The extent to which the budget is realistic and appropriate, and resources are allocated so that each of the partners can fulfil their role.
• The extent to which potential risks have been discussed.

Relevance to the call for proposals

The extent to which the project satisfies the guidelines and stipulations set out in the call for proposals.