Helse Vests forskningsmidler 2017Deadline: 15/09/2016 23:59:00

Helse Vest's research funds are to contribute to ensuring research activity among health providers in the region. Research funds are to be an incentive as well as an economic contribution in producing more quality research, and in cultivating research expertise by awarding PhD and postdoctoral fellowships. The Regional Liaison Committee (Det regionale samarbeidsorganet) between Western Norway Regional Health Authority, University of Bergen and University of Stavanger, which decide the distribution of research funds, encourages regional collaboration on applications in order to build a robust, regional research environment. 

Applications will be evaluated for scientific quality and utility. Read more about this in Aims and Criteria.

Note that there is quite a lot which is new in this year's call for applications, and we encourage everyone to read the call for application, guidelines and the instructions for the application form carefully.

Distribution of Helse Vest's research funds 2016 will be decided at the Liaison Committee's (Samarbeidsorganet) meeting on Thursday, the 24th of November 2016.


Select the health provider (and department, if relevant) or private, non-profit institution that will support the project. An email to applicant institution requesting support will be sent when the application is submitted.
Note: The absolute final deadline for supporting the application is 3 weeks after the application deadline.

Select the correct application category and application form. Note that the application category Open project support corresponds to the category New multi-year research project which was the designation in earlier calls for applications. Read more about the application categories on Helse Vest's web pages.

A link to the application form will be sent to the entered address. Please make sure you enter an address that is in use and checked regularly. Check that your email address is written correctly.

I accept the terms and conditions
Helse Sør-Øst - Regionale forskningsmidler for 2017Deadline: 06/09/2016 16:00:00

Information about the call for applications 2017

The call text is available on the web site of Helse Sør-Øst RHF with information about categories, funding and allocations. Here, you may also find links to application guidelines, templates and review criteria for the individual categories.

The final award of research funds for 2017 will be approved by the Board of Helse Sør-Øst RHF on December 15th, 2016. After the Board Meeting, an overview of successful applications will be published on the Helse Sør-Øst RHF web site.

The application form

Helse Sør-Øst RHF has an electronic (web-based) application portal. Do not send paper copies of the application or any attachments to the research administration at Helse Sør-Øst RHF.

To create an application, the applicant should select the applicant institution and relevant category, and enter the title, name and e-mail address in the form below. Afterwards, you should press “create application” at the bottom right of this page.

After a few minutes, an e-mail will be sent to the selected e-mail address. This e-mail contains a link to the application form. If several people are contributing to the application, the link can be distributed between the collaborating partners for access to the form.

You may only apply for one category per application.

The following research categories are available for funding in 2017:

Research projects:

Strategic research activities:​

For work on the application, Internet Explorer (v. 9 or newer) and Google Chrome is recommended.


I accept the terms and conditions
Helse Nords forskningsmidler for 2017Deadline: 01/09/2016 16:00:00

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Program for klinisk behandlingsforskning (KLINBEFORSK) - midler 2017Deadline: 12/10/2016 16:00:00

The four regional health authorities jointly announces a call for applications for funding of clinical multicentre studies and comparative efficacy studies with the aim of improving existing treatment procedures and / or developing / evaluating new ones. Projects funded by this programme should encompass participation from all four health regions and include user involvement. The collaborations must comply with established regulations awarding co-authorships (Vancouver regulations). The budget for this programme is 130 million NOK in 2016.

Clinical therapy research focuses on inclusion of patients with the aim to improve current medical practices, including use of pharmaceuticals and medical technology, and / or development and evaluation of new ones. The programme also includes comparative efficacy studies focused on evaluating diagnostic methods and established drugs or streamlining processes and treatment procedures.

The review criteria include five sub-criteria related to the quality of the project and five sub- criteria related to expected impact. Quality and expected impact are valued equally in the evaluation process, refer to call for applications. The applications will be assessed by international peers.

Allocated funds should be managed and accounted for by the hospitals / private, ideal hospitals. It is a requirement that positions funded by the project should be filled in accordance with the employment regulations of the institution. Any scientific personnel are to be employed by a hospital / private ideal hospital.


I accept the terms and conditions
Helse Vests forskningsmidler 2017Deadline: 15/09/2016 23:59:00

Helse Vest's research funds are to contribute to ensuring research activity among health providers in the region. Research funds are to be an incentive as well as an economic contribution in producing more quality research, and in cultivating research expertise by awarding PhD and postdoctoral fellowships. The Regional Liaison Committee (Det regionale samarbeidsorganet) between Western Norway Regional Health Authority, University of Bergen and University of Stavanger, which decide the distribution of research funds, encourages regional collaboration on applications in order to build a robust, regional research environment. 

Applications will be evaluated for scientific quality and utility. Read more about this in Aims and Criteria.

Note that there is quite a lot which is new in this year's call for applications, and we encourage everyone to read the call for application, guidelines and the instructions for the application form carefully.

Distribution of Helse Vest's research funds 2016 will be decided at the Liaison Committee's (Samarbeidsorganet) meeting on Thursday, the 24th of November 2016.


Select the health provider (and department, if relevant) or private, non-profit institution that will support the project. An email to applicant institution requesting support will be sent when the application is submitted.
Note: The absolute final deadline for supporting the application is 3 weeks after the application deadline.

Select the correct application category and application form. Note that the application category Open project support corresponds to the category New multi-year research project which was the designation in earlier calls for applications. Read more about the application categories on Helse Vest's web pages.

A link to the application form will be sent to the entered address. Please make sure you enter an address that is in use and checked regularly. Check that your email address is written correctly.

I accept the terms and conditions
Helse Sør-Øst - Regionale forskningsmidler for 2017Deadline: 06/09/2016 16:00:00

Information about the call for applications 2017

The call text is available on the web site of Helse Sør-Øst RHF with information about categories, funding and allocations. Here, you may also find links to application guidelines, templates and review criteria for the individual categories.

The final award of research funds for 2017 will be approved by the Board of Helse Sør-Øst RHF on December 15th, 2016. After the Board Meeting, an overview of successful applications will be published on the Helse Sør-Øst RHF web site.

The application form

Helse Sør-Øst RHF has an electronic (web-based) application portal. Do not send paper copies of the application or any attachments to the research administration at Helse Sør-Øst RHF.

To create an application, the applicant should select the applicant institution and relevant category, and enter the title, name and e-mail address in the form below. Afterwards, you should press “create application” at the bottom right of this page.

After a few minutes, an e-mail will be sent to the selected e-mail address. This e-mail contains a link to the application form. If several people are contributing to the application, the link can be distributed between the collaborating partners for access to the form.

You may only apply for one category per application.

The following research categories are available for funding in 2017:

Research projects:

Strategic research activities:​

For work on the application, Internet Explorer (v. 9 or newer) and Google Chrome is recommended.


I accept the terms and conditions

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Helse Nords forskningsmidler for 2017Deadline: 01/09/2016 16:00:00

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Program for klinisk behandlingsforskning (KLINBEFORSK) - midler 2017Deadline: 12/10/2016 16:00:00

The four regional health authorities jointly announces a call for applications for funding of clinical multicentre studies and comparative efficacy studies with the aim of improving existing treatment procedures and / or developing / evaluating new ones. Projects funded by this programme should encompass participation from all four health regions and include user involvement. The collaborations must comply with established regulations awarding co-authorships (Vancouver regulations). The budget for this programme is 130 million NOK in 2016.

Clinical therapy research focuses on inclusion of patients with the aim to improve current medical practices, including use of pharmaceuticals and medical technology, and / or development and evaluation of new ones. The programme also includes comparative efficacy studies focused on evaluating diagnostic methods and established drugs or streamlining processes and treatment procedures.

The review criteria include five sub-criteria related to the quality of the project and five sub- criteria related to expected impact. Quality and expected impact are valued equally in the evaluation process, refer to call for applications. The applications will be assessed by international peers.

Allocated funds should be managed and accounted for by the hospitals / private, ideal hospitals. It is a requirement that positions funded by the project should be filled in accordance with the employment regulations of the institution. Any scientific personnel are to be employed by a hospital / private ideal hospital.


I accept the terms and conditions

eSøknad is developed by Sølvi Lerfald and Reidar Thorstensen, Center for Clinical Research, Helse Vest RHF. It is developed in cooperation with all 4 RHF with support from Helse Vest IKT

Please direct any questions to Samarbeidsorganet, Helse Vest

eSøknad is developed by Sølvi Lerfald and Reidar Thorstensen, Center for Clinical Research, Helse Vest RHF. It is developed in cooperation with all 4 RHF with support from Helse Vest IKT

Please direct any questions to eSøknad, Helse Sør-Øst

eSøknad is developed by Sølvi Lerfald and Reidar Thorstensen, Center for Clinical Research, Helse Vest RHF. It is developed in cooperation with all 4 RHF with support from Helse Vest IKT

Please direct any questions to Forskningsmidler fra Helse Midt-Norge RHF

eSøknad is developed by Sølvi Lerfald and Reidar Thorstensen, Center for Clinical Research, Helse Vest RHF. It is developed in cooperation with all 4 RHF with support from Helse Vest IKT

Please direct any questions to eSøknad, Helse Nord

eSøknad is developed by Sølvi Lerfald and Reidar Thorstensen, Center for Clinical Research, Helse Vest RHF. It is developed in cooperation with all 4 RHF with support from Helse Vest IKT

Please direct any questions to eSøknad - Program for klinisk behandlingsforskning