UiO:Energy supports interdisciplinary research initiatives across the University of Oslo. Our grants support activities that aim to develop knowledge that will fascilitate the transition towards more sustainable energy systems.
Grants for international mobility and collaboration
UiO:Energy offers financial support for shorter visits abroad for master and PhD students as well as researchers within the field of energy. The grant aims to support increased international mobility as a research-promoting and competence-enhancing initiative. We support different activities such as attendance at conferences, courses or short-term visits to international research groups.
Current call (Deadline: 15 September 2018)
Seed funding/preliminary funding for new projects
Through these seed funding grants, the UiO:Energy strives to stimulate activities that can strengthen and support UiO’s energy and energy -related research in relation to major international and national calls, e.g. Horizon2020 and ENERGIX. The proposed projects should involve external research partners and stakeholders and aim at developing knowledge on moving towards sustainable energy systems.
There is currently no open call for general seed funding.
In 2018, UiO:Energy supports the development of interdisciplinary projects under the scheme for Centres for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME) granted by the Norwegian Reserach Council. The call is for FME Centres for Social Science-related Energy Research (FME SAMFUNN) with start-up in 2019/2020
Read more about the UiO:Energy seed funding here (only in Norwegian).
Running deadline, will close September 1st.
- E.ON Stipendienfonds is a scholarship fund designed to promote and strengthen German-Norwegian academic relations in the field of energy sciences. This is achieved by awarding mobility grants to Master's and PhD students and junior researchers. In addition, the aim is to organize workshops, conferences and seminars and further expand the existing alumni network. Read more about the scholarship here.