In order to promote research in Greenland, NIS Greenland Research Council grants research projects affiliated with Greenlandic research institutions.

The total amount of Research Promotion Pool I and II is DKK 900,000.00 annually and is funded by the Government of Greenland. The enmarked pool of Health Research Pool of DKK 300,000.00 for the financial year 2019 have been transferred to the Finance Act Account on Research (the grant account) this year.

The total pool for Research Promotion and Health Research is a total of DKK 1,200,000.00 in the financial year 2019.

In principle, support for individual projects of up to DKK 90,000 may be granted, corresponding to 10% of the total annual pool.

Support for translation, publications etc. may be provided if it appears as part of a research project. You cannot applicate only for publication / translation of research results.

There is no grant for overhead. Furthermore, there is no grant for participation in conferences. A support for travel cost can be given if travelling is part of the research project

You can find the application form here