Special Industrial PhD call within the dementia area
DKK 2.2 mill. of the DKK 5.5 mill. are available for application in 2018. The remaining DKK 3.3 mill. will be available in 2019.
Both private and public sector organisations may apply.
The projects can be about research within the health sciences, social methods or technological knowledge. The research must support the professional objectives for the area, including taking the framework also described in the dementia action plan as a starting point and contributing to the framework. Ie. ensuring that relevant research based knowledge about methods and initiatives concerning prevention, treatment as well as care and rehabilitation within the social and health care area is available.
The national dementia action plan can be found here (in Danish):
Applications must meet all other Industrial PhD requirements. You can find these in the Guidelines for Industrial PhD. Here the project structure, participant and project requirements, assessment procedure and conditions for financing are also described.
If a public sector organisation is applying, the application must also meet the requirements in the Guidelines for Industrial Researcher in the public sector valid at the time of applying.
This application is part of
Guides and advice
- Guidelines and special calls for Industrial PhD
- FAQ - ongoing projects
- FAQ - potential applicants
- How to apply
- FAQ - calculation of grade point average
2 May 2018
If any funding remains from this deadline, it is possible to apply for them again at the deadline 25 September.
DKK 2.2 mill. in 2018
The call is conditional on the national budget for 2018 implementing the rate adjustment pool agreement (DK: satspuljeaftale) for 2018 as agreed.
How to apply
You submit the application via the ordinary application entries for Industrial Researcher. Choose ‘The dementia area’ in the first step after the introduction in the application form.