Thematic initiatives

The Tromsø Research Foundation contributes to several different thematic initiatives. The most recent initiatives are within the fields of pure mathematics, nuclear medicine, and Arctic research (the Mohn Prize).

In order to initiate a thematic initiative TFS normally has a dialogue with potential collaborators, followed by a multi-step process that may lead to an invitation to deliver an application regarding the selected thematic initiative.

Thematic initiatives can be linked to specific regional strengths or challenges, preferrably multidispilinary topics where the Foundation can make a long lasting difference.

All applications to TFS has to be achored at the appropriate UiT leadership level and will be evaluated by independent experts.

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The program in pure mathematics is a cooperation with Bergen Research Foundation (BFS). The program is also the first national program supported by BFS.   ……………………………………..

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Research program in Nuclear Medicine/PET.
The call is active and in cooperation with Bergen Research Foundation.
Application deadline: April 6th 2018 – new deadline June 1st 2018.

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The international Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic is awarded biannualy. The prize amounts to 2 MNOK.

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