SPARK Norway – a two-year innovation programme

For health-related topics in the life science domain. Mentoring, milestone-based funding and education to further develop your ideas. Uptake through annual open calls. The first open call with application deadline 15 December 2017 is now closed. We received 40 applications.

What is SPARK?

  • Read what the SPARK Norway programme is all about and your benefits.

Call for projects

  • Annual calls where researchers from UiO and affiliated research groups at OUS or Ahus are welcome to apply.
  • The first application deadline was 15 December 2017.


SPARK Norway is led by UiO:Life Science and supported by UiO top management, Inven2 and OUS. Representatives from the clusters Oslo Cancer Cluster, The Life Science Cluster, Nansen Neuroscience Network, Norwegian Inflammation Network and Norway Health Tech as well as the Association of Pharmaceutical Industry in Norway (LMI) are members of the SPARK Norway management team.