Guest lectures sponsorship

NFIF offers funding for inviting leading and promising international researchers to be guest lecturers in online events. NFIF supervisors and research groups can apply for up to 54,000 NOK for such funding.

Grant terms: 

  • The speaker(s) must lecture at least two of NFIFs partner institutions, or in large events where members from several partner institutions are participating.
  • The guest speaker(s) should be internationally recognized.
  • NFIF wishes to maintain diversity so that the grant is used for speakers of various pharmaceutical science fields.

Applicants are required to:

  • Announce the event at NFIF webpage well in advance of the event
  • Adequately advertise the event locally
  • Submit a final report with details of content, attendance and photos, within one month of the events (to be published on the NFIF webpage)

How to apply

Applications may be sent to NFIF administration. Due to travel restrictions because of COVID-19, some changes have been introduced to grant conditions.

Applications must include:

  • Grounds for the application signed by all applicant parties at the NFIF partner institutions where the lectures will take place.
  • Documentation of the lecturer(s)' scientific competence (CV + list of publications).
  • Tentative budget / funding plan.
Published Mar. 14, 2019 2:55 PM - Last modified Aug. 5, 2020 2:51 PM