Norges Vel's business development endowment supports projects and measures that contribute to innovative development in nature focused business. The application deadline of 2017 was 1st of June, stay tuned for new information in 2018.
Which endowments can you apply for?
Agricultural endowment in Norges Vel's support of measures that contribute to innovative agricultural development in nature focused business.
Educational endowment in Norges Vel's support of measures that contribute to raising competence with a goal of innovative business development within nature focused businesses.
Culture and environment endowment in Norges Vel's support of measures that contribute to innovative business development within culture and environmental nature focused businesses.
APPLICATIONS THAT GET PRIORITISED
- Has to be related to a novel business development within nature focused businesses and contribute to education and knowledge sharing.
- Must be categorise as one of the following
- Agriculture and environment
- Food, culture and experiences
- Renewable energy and climate
- Entrepreneurship and collaboration
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT GET PRIORITIES
- Support that is included in normal studies like class trips, projects, theses or similar.
- General study support to avoid loans
- Support to preserve old houses or items (assuming it is not part of a local business, for example a tourist attraction.)
- Support for projects and events at public or private cultural institutions.
How do you apply?
1. Fill out the application which is for all three endowments, remember to cross off the one you are applying for.
2. Applications and potential questions can be sent to:
Head of development Kari Clausen
Who awards the endowments and when?
The board of directors decides who will receive support from the endowments. This normally happens in August or September.