SPARK Norway – a two-year innovation programme

UiO:Life Science's 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 last application deadline was 10 November 2022.

SPARK Norway Educational Forum

25 Jan.
4:00 PM, Forskningsparken/Webinar
01 Mar.
5:00 PM, Fauna, Forskningsparken
26 Apr.
5:00 PM, Fauna, Forskningsparken

SPARK Norway has 17 active projects

See some of the project teams in the image carousel below. 

18 SPARK Norway-prosjekt

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 next application deadline is 10 November 2022. 


Vaccibody Innovation Award

The award was presented first time for SPARKees graduating in 2021. The winner is awarded NOK 100.000. 

SPARK Norway is member of SPARK Global

SPARK Norway partners and management team

Leader: Morten Egeberg, UiO:Life Science

Administrative coordinator: Torunn Vistnes Espe, UiO:Life Science