Processing Procedures

Science Communication

Shortly after submission of the application, the applicant will receive a receipt by email confirming that the Carlsberg Foundation has registered the application.

The applicant will be able to find a full application as a single PDF file in the application and grant system “CF-Grant”.

General processing of applications:

  • All applications are treated confidentially.
  • Applications are reviewed for compliance with the general and specific requirements described above. 
  • If an application does not meet the general and specific requirements, the application will be administratively rejected.
Processing of applications:
  • Applications are assessed by a panel of external and internal experts based on criteria established by the Board of the Carlsberg Foundation.
  • Applications for funding of up to DKK 2 million are considered solely by the assessment panel.
  • Applications for funding of more than DKK 2 million are recommended by the assessment panel for a final decision by the board.

Applicants will receive notification of the decision in the form of either a grant letter or a rejection letter by mid-June for applications with deadline 1 March and by mid-November for applications with deadline 1 September.