Programmes and funds to apply for now

We continually launch calls and invitations with a limited application period. Get an overview of our open calls below.

Apply all year round: Some grant areas can be applied for all year with no deadlines. This applies e.g. to the grant area 'Active senior citizens'.

Most calls are only launched on our Danish website:

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Technical and natural sciences

Villum International Postdoc 

Earmarked for female scientists in the technical and natural sciences and only open to a limited number of endorsed applicants.

Deadline for applications: 4 May 2023, 2 PM.



The Danish marine environment is under pressure from several quarters, and ambitious actions are therefore needed to achieve a sea in balance.

Application deadline: 1 June 2023, 2 PM.

Youth and Education in Europe 

European Vocational Education and Training Initiative 

VILLUM FONDEN supports VET, specifically addressing the green and digital transitions.