From 2017 NordGen Forest and Nordic Forest Research (SNS) cooperate on a joint scholarship to encourage education and knowledge exchange within forest genetic resources, supply of seeds, plants and methods for regeneration.

Nordic forest research, fire, spruceFor what?
The grant is to be used for traveling expenses, but also to cover running expenses for bachelor or master theses, equipment, laboratory or printing costs. The activities must be relevant for a Nordic setting and contribute to a common Nordic benefit.

Employees will be given preference before students.

How much?
Maximum amount is 20 000 NOK. The activity must be finished within 1 year from the granting of the scholarship.

NEXT CALL: January 2018.

Find the application form at the bottom of this page.

Send your application by e-mail to:

Or by snail mail to: Kjersti Bakkebø Fjellstad, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), P.O. Box 115, N-1431 Ås, Norway

Write your application in English (or if needed in a Nordic language) and add a summary and a budget (which should always be in English). The deadline for 2017 was February 15, but you will get another chance next year if you keep updated here!

Latest one month after finishing the project you should send a report to the NordGen secretary. We want to use it for wider spread, so write in English.


Application form

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