Current calls and guidelines

The Carlsberg Foundation supports excellent basic research at the highest international level in the fields of natural science, social science and the humanities, carried out by Danish researchers and foreign researchers with a pre-established connection to Danish research institutions.

Call 2020

Deadline has passed

The Carlsberg Foundation gives high priority to ground-breaking new developments in Danish research as well as internationalisation of research talents and succession planning.

In the evaluation of applications, the Carlsberg Foundation favours visionary research projects with high potential.

Furthermore, the Carlsberg Foundation is focused on promoting gender diversity in Danish research. We adopt a holistic view of each applicant’s qualifications and invite all qualified researchers to apply, encouraging in particular qualified female researchers to do so. This means that during the evaluation of applications, the Foundation considers several quantitative as well as qualitative criteria.

In the long term, the Carlsberg Foundation aims to achieve a qualified equal gender distribution among its grantees.


Ordinary Call

Call has not yet been published.


Continuous Call

The following grants can be applied for throughout the year.

Conferences
Grants for arranging international conferences in Denmark.

Field Trips / Research Stays at Foreign Institutions
Grants for field trips or research stays at leading international research institutions with a budget not exceeding DKK 100,000.

Publication
Grants for the publication of monographs based on research supported by the Carlsberg Foundation.


Evaluation

The Carlsberg Foundation gives high priority to groundbreaking new developments in Danish research as well as internationalisation of research talents and succession planning. 
In the evaluation of applications, the foundation will generally adopt a holistic view of the qualifications of the individual applicant and favour visionary research projects with a high potential.


The Carlsberg Foundation does not support: 

  • Clinical and technical research
  • Non-scientific staff
  • Overhead costs