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Window 2 Call 2021 – Research Grants, Phase 1

Universities and research institutions from Denmark can apply for grants to research collaboration projects in selected growth countries – Window 2.

The thematic focus areas are aligned with the themes of the Strategic Sector Cooperation.
The thematic focus areas of the 2021 Call for research in selected growth countries are the following:

  • Renewable energy
  • Environment, including manufacturing, urban development and waste
  • Water resources, including urban water
  • Food quality, including food safety
  • Health systems including occupational health and safety (OHS)
  • Maritime development

The granted projects are up to three years of duration and up to five million DKK.

The applicants must select: ”W2 Research in growth countries 2021” in the e-application form (SurveyMonkey Apply).


For questions concerning the application procedures and in general relating to this Call for Applications, please contact the Research Unit at Danida Fellowship Centre at research@dfcentre.dk.

Useful guides in the preparation of applications

Sustainable Development Goals

Strategic Sector Cooperation

The Consultative Research Committee (FFU) and National Screening Committees

Guide to making a good application

Guide to the role of sector counsellors Window 2

Call for applications – Window 2
Deadline 26/2 2021 13:00 (CET) – Window 2 Call 2021 – Research Grants, Phase 1

See Call for Applications 2021

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Applications must be submitted in English and electronically.

DFC e-application system (SurveyMonkey Apply)


Previous Call for Applications – Window 1
Closed – for information only
Deadline 21/8 2020 13:00 (CET) – Window 1 Call 2020 – Research Grants, Phase 2

Window 2 Call 2020 – Phase 2 (only prequalified)