Novo Nordisk Foundation. Art History Grants

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has published their call for 2021/2022. Deadline is 13 January 2022 at 14:00.

Follow the links below to see the in-house procedures for applying through the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies (IKK): 

Changes in the procedure may occur, so please read the website again before a deadline. Applications that are handed in after the in-house deadline may be rejected. 

Find the formal call and get more information on the Novo Nordisk Foundation website (press "Apply for funds" and choose "Art research" as "overall area"). Remember to read and follow the guidelines carefully. 

Mads Øvlisen postdoc fellowships

Deadline for applying for hosting at IKK is 12 November 2021 at 12:00.

If you wish to apply for a postdoc position based on IKK you need to apply for a hosting commitment from the Head of Department.

In order to apply you must send the following documents to ikk-forsk@hum.ku.dk by 12 November 2021 at 12:00:

  • Application to be hosted at IKK
  • A short project description of max. 1 page (2400 keystrokes)
  • Staffing plan in template (this provides a overview of your project employment that we use to make a salary budget for your application. Please note that the earliest possible starting date is 1 June 2022 regardless of what is stated in the call).
  • Summary of Academic Employments in template (this is used to calculate your seniority and it is important that you state period and working hours for each employment - in estimates if you do not have the precise information).

Your application will be processed by our Head of Dept. after which research support officer Tatjana Crnogorac will return to you with feedback and information on the next step in the process. 

Your salary budget will be returned to you on 24 November 2021 together with information on how to draft an operating expense budget in a fixed template to be handed in on 8 December 2021. You will receive your final budget together with a formal housing confirmation on 20 December 2021.

Mads Øvlisen PhD Scholarships with enrolment and employment at IKK

Deadline for applying for hosting at IKK is 7 November 2021.

If you wish to apply for a PhD position based on IKK you need to apply for a hosting commitment from the Head of Department (Praxis based PhD applicants and PhD applicants applying with employmet outside IKK must follow a different procedure, see below).

In order to apply you must send the following documents to ikk-forsk@hum.ku.dk:

The relevant documents will be forwarded to the PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities in order for their office to evaluate your possible enrolment. They will return to you with an answer on this by the end of November 2021. 

Your salary budget will be returned to you on 24 November 2021 together with information on how to draft an operating expense budget in a fixed template to be handed in on 8 December 2021. You will receive your final budget together with a formal housing confirmation on 21 December 2021.

Mads Øvlisen PhD Scholarships with enrolment at the PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities and external employment (museums, art academies etc.)

PRAXIS BASED PhD APPLICANTS must apply through the Royal Art Academy. Find information on how to apply on their website. Please contact the Art Academy if you have questions on their procedures. If relevant another institution outside IKK can also be host institution.

The deadline for applying for a pre-approval of possible enrolment for all other applicants with external employment is 7 November 2021. 

If you wish to apply for a PhD and your employment is based outside IKK you must apply for an pre-approval of your possible enrolment at the PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities (PhD applicants with employment at IKK must follow a different procedure, see above).

Tuition fee: In the application budget for Novo Nordisk Foundation you must fill in a tuition fee of 216.000 kr (72.000 kr/year) in your application budget. Of this, you can apply for a small part of 36.000 kr for travels in relation to your education, should you get the grant. 

To get an pre-approval of your possible enrolment you must email the following documents to ikk-forsk@hum.ku.dk no later than 7 November 2021.