The endowment board have given common guidelines for what is prioritised in applications for endowments from Norges Vel: Agriculture, education, and culture and environment endowments.

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
        - Aquaculture
        - 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.