The Research Council of Norway Company Profile

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The Research Council of Norway is a national strategic body and funding agency for research and innovation activities. The Research Council covers all fields of research and innovation and works together with research institutions as well as the private and public sectors to reach the national financial goals and quality targets set in this area.
The Research Council plays a vital role in developing and implementing the country's national research strategy. It acts as

a government adviser, identifying present and future needs for knowledge and research, and recommending national priorities;
a funding agency for research programmes and independent projects, strategic programmes at research institutions, and Norwegian participation in international research activities. The Research Council has an annual budget of some NOK 4,5 billion and utilises specifically-targeted funding schemes to help translate national research policy goals into action.
a co-ordinator, initiating networks and promoting co-operation between research institutions, ministries, business and industry, public agencies and enterprises, other sources of funding, and users of research.
The Research Council comprises three research divisions, one division for administrative affairs and one international unit organised directly under the Director General.


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Phone: 47 22 03 70 00
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Champalimaud researcher receives €2 million grant from the European Research Council

(Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown) Marta Moita, Deputy Director of the Champalimaud Research Programme and group leader of the Behavioural Neuroscience lab at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknow...

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Brain Metastases in Norway

The overall aim and primary outcome of this study will be a descriptive analysis of the current treatment practice of BM in Norway. Specifically, it may give answers to the following resea...

Inspiratory Muscle Training for Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder

This study is a randomized controlled trial with the aim of evaluating the effect of homebased inspiratory muscle training (IMT) for patients with COPD in Norway. The intervention group wi...

Trends in Prevalence and Comorbidities of Children With Cerebral Palsy in Norway

Many studies have reported that the prevalence of cerebral palsy (CP) has been relatively stable and is mainly due to events before birth and therefore cannot be prevented. However, these ...

Weight Loss and Changes in Cardiovascular Risk Markers With a Low Glycemic Diet Compared With a Standard Diet

Overweight and obesity is increasing in most countries, including Norway, and the optimal diet for reducing weight is under discussion. The present study in overweight and moderate obese i...

NAS-NRC Twin Registry

To continue a registry of World War II veteran twins maintained by the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council (NAS-NRC).

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The Research Council of Norway

The Research Council of Norway is a national strategic body and funding agency for research and innovation activities. The Research Council covers all fields of research and innovation and works toget...

Norsk Regnesentral

Norsk Regnesentral (Norwegian Computing Center, NR) is a private, independent, non-profit research foundation. NR is one of the technical and industrial research institutes in Norway. Research institu...

Sencel Bioinformatics AS

Sencel Bioinformatics was founded in June 2001 by Erling Seeberg and Torbjørn Rognes.The company's vision is to provide superior software tools to aid in genetic and genomic research and diagnostics....

Swedish Research Council

The Swedish Research Council has a national responsibility to support and develop basic research in all disciplines. The goal is for Sweden to be a leading nation in scientific research.The Research C...


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