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Call for applications - NORPART 2018

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is a Norwegian public sector agency that promotes international cooperation at all levels of education.

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is pleased to issue this call for applications for funding of long-term projects between higher education institutions in Norway and selected developing countries under the Norwegian Partnership Programme for Global Academic Cooperation (NORPART).

NORPART is funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and is administered by SIU. The programme addresses both higher education policy and development policy goals.

The programme supports academic partnerships and student mobility with an emphasis on the Master level.

The call is open to five-year project cooperation with a project period from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2023. Each project may be awarded up to NOK 5 million.

The final deadline for submitting applications is 31 May 2018, at 15:00 Norwegian time (CEST). The applications should be prepared jointly by the applicant institution in Norway and the project partner(s).

A minimum of NOK 90 million are made available through this call for applications.*

On the link below you will find more information on the aim, objectives and funding framework of NORPART, eligibility and selection criteria, and an outline of the administrative process of project selection under the programme:

NORPART 2018 - Call for applications.pdf