Carlsberg Foundation is one of the world’s oldest industrial foundations. Here,
ambitious brewing enterprise blossoms side by side with research and support
for the finest science, art and culture. The Foundation’s Chairman is not just
head of the Carlsberg Foundation, but also Chairman of the Supervisory board of
Carlsberg A/S. It has been this way since 1876, when Brewer J.C. Jacobsen
established the Carlsberg Foundation.
Foundation supports visionary and innovative basic scientific research. Research
that makes us smarter, addresses global challenges, produces growth and welfare,
and is universally beneficial. That is how it has been ever since 1876, when the
Foundation was established by J.C. Jacobsen.
Research funding for all stages of the career ladder. With Call 2019, the Carlsberg Foundation continues to pay special attention to supporting research breakthroughs, internationalization of Danish talents and talent development and generational change in Danish research. Application deadline for the ordinary call is 1 October 2019 at 16. View all instruments and apply now.
The Carlsberg Foundation has appointed the successor to Karsten Ohrt, who earlier this year stood down as Chairman of the board of the New Carlsberg Foundation. The new Chairman will be Christine Buhl Andersen, who is currently Director of the New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
Professor Jens Nielsen receives the Emil Christian Hansen Gold Medal for his seminal work on Yeast Metabolic Engineering and Systems Biology. The medal will be presented this evening at the 29th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The Carlsberg Foundation has issued its Call for Applications 2019, including a new elite postdoc programme at the University of Oxford as well as reintegration fellowships for postdocs who have been working at a foreign research institution and want to return to Denmark to continue their careers at a Danish university.
From 1-3 July Professor Flemming Besenbacher, Chairman of Carlsberg Group and the Carlsberg Foundation, will be in Dalian, China, for the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2019 held by the World Economic Forum.
To mark the 800th anniversary of the Danish national flag, Dannebrog, and the 100th anniversary of Estonian independence, Her Majesty The Queen of Denmark is to open an exhibition in Tallinn jointly arranged by the National Museum of History at Frederiksborg Castle and Tallinn City Museum. A Danish-Estonian research project funded by the Carlsberg Foundation will also be launched. A special Dannebrog beer has been brewed for the occasion.
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The Carlsberg family comprises a global brewing group, three grant-awarding foundations, two internationally acclaimed museums and a ground-breaking international research laboratory. The Carlsberg Foundation is the parent foundation for the Carlsberg family.