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Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls for applications for grant for development studies
August 22, 2017 - 10:54
Call for phase 1 applications for grant for development research in 2014
Within the framework of Danish development cooperation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) hereby invites Phase 1 applications (prequalification) for research grants related to development research. The Call is applicable for both north and south driven development research applications.
The objective of the Danish support to development research is to generate new knowledge capable of alleviating development problems and strengthening research capacity in Danish priority countries.
Grants will be awarded to strategic research cooperation which generates new knowledge relevant to the needs and strategies of priority countries and to Denmark’s development cooperation and contributes to strengthening research capacity in developing countries.
More information on Denmark’s development cooperation in Asia can be found here.
In 2014 the following 3 research themes, applicable only to the north driven projects, are prioritized by MFA because of their relevance for development cooperation:
Theme 1: Governance in fragile states and unstable environments
Theme 2: Green economy, inclusive growth and employment
Theme 3: Rights to natural resources
You can find more information on the call, deadlines, application forms and guidelines at the website: Call for Applications 2014
Deadline for the submission of applications: Wednesday, September 25, 12 noon (Danish Time), 2013