Programmes and funds to apply for now

We continually launch calls and invitations with a limited application period. Get an overview of our open calls below.

Apply all year round: Some grant areas can be applied for all year with no deadlines. This applies e.g. to the grant areas 'Active senior citizens', 'Social initiatives internationally' and 'Environment'. Check the menu option 'We support' to see which grant areas that receive applications and expressions of interest with no application deadline.

Please note: The grant area Social Projects Abroad is currently closed for applications, and will for applications again in late 2022.

Some calls are only launched on our Danish website:

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Technical and natural sciences

Villum Synergy 2022

VILLUM FONDEN wish to strengthen interdisciplinary research in Denmark with a initiative focusing on the interdisciplinary field of data driven science.

Deadline: 2 March 2022, 2 PM 

Villum Experiment 2022

VILLUM FONDEN supports unorthodox research ideas in technical and natural sciences. Applications will be assessed in an anonymous process without regard to the applicant's CV.

Deadline: 16 March 2022 at 14:00



Ophtalmology: Scholarship for junior researchers

Deadline: 21 April 2022, 1 PM