Info meeting: Funding opportunities at the Norwegian Research Council

Have you considered to apply for funding from FORNY2020 or BIOTEK2021? Join this info meeting to get all the information you need.

In 2015, the Norwegian Research Council allocated 300 million NOK through the funding programs FORNY2020 and BIOTEK2021. The programs target research projects with a commercial potential, and can be used to conduct testing, upscaling and continuation etc. The next deadline is 7th of September.

The Norwegian Research Council visits Bergen 21. of June to inform researchers about FORNY2020 and BIOTEK2021. This is an opportunity to get information and ask questions to advisers with first-hand information about the programs.


When: 21. June 12.30 – 14.30

Where: BTO, Vitensenteret, Thormøhlensgate 51

Register for the info meeting here.


Questions? Please contact Randi Elisabeth Taxt.


Logo, the Norwegian Research Council

Related posts

Scientist doing a test. The Research Council of Norway logo in front.
Apply for Proof-of-Concept funding (FORNY2020)

Bergen Teknologioverføring (BTO) will coordinate the application process, project management and business development. In the last years, 30 – 50 % of our applications has been successful. The eight active projects we have in 2016 will receive approximately 35 million NOK from the Norwegian Research Council. Seize this opportunity and collaborate with us to get funding from FORNY2020! Would you…

Read more
Picture of molecules and the NFR logo
Apply for optimization funding (BIOTEK2021)

Would you like to hear more about BIOTEK20201/FORNY2020? The Norwegian Research Council will visit Bergen on June 21st. Read more about the info meeting here.  About BIOTEK2021 BIOTEK2021 is a program that helps implement the government’s national strategy for biotechnology. The optimization fund is intended to contribute to further development of acquired research results and ideas from earlier biotechnological research…

Read more