Aarhus University

Research Foundation

The foundation’s objective is to support scientific research at Aarhus University. The foundation awards grants to concrete research projects and larger multi-year projects and initiatives that strengthen research at Aarhus University.

Aarhus University

Research Foundation

The foundation’s objective is to support scientific research at Aarhus University. The foundation awards grants to concrete research projects and larger multi-year projects and initiatives that strengthen research at Aarhus University.

Aarhus University

Research Foundation

The foundation’s objective is to support scientific research at Aarhus University. The foundation awards grants to concrete research projects and larger multi-year projects and initiatives that strengthen research at Aarhus University.

Aarhus University

Research Foundation

The foundation’s objective is to support scientific research at Aarhus University. The foundation awards grants to concrete research projects and larger multi-year projects and initiatives that strengthen research at Aarhus University.

AUFF grants 2017

The board of the foundation has passed the 2017 award budget, and the foundation is now able to announce which grants targeted at research conducted at Aarhus University will apply in 2017.

For the socalled framework grants applies that they will be sent after nomination in the beginning of 2017.

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FEAS has chosen adviser for campus development

A team of advisers based in Aarhus consisting of AART Architects, Møller & Grønborg, E+N and Trafikplan Rådgivende Ingeniører (consulting engineers) will advise FEAS (the research foundation’s real-estate company) on the development of the new campus area at Aarhus Kommunehospital.

This is the result of the parallel assignment undertaken by FEAS in the fall. FEAS will take over the area in 2019, whereupon Aarhus University will begin to occupy the buildings.

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AUFF NOVA and Starting Grants 2015

DKK 15m awarded to AUFF NOVA in 2015, as the first-year grant of a three-year project with a budget of DKK 45m. DKK 27.8m awarded to AUFF Starting Grants for assistant professors. DKK 79.7m awarded to AUFF Starting Grants for associate professors. This is a brief summary of grants awarded by the fund within these new pools in 2015. Read more about the grant recipients below.

 

 

 

New discoveries in AU IDEAS project

Researchers at the AU IDEAS centre, CODER, which received start-up funding from the foundation, have made new scientific breakthroughs. Ordinary people of all ages help solve quantum physics problems by playing computer games. The results will be published in the prestigious journal Nature. 

In 2015 the foundation introduced a new support programme, AUFF NOVA, which replaced AU IDEAS.

 

 

2015 grants

In 2015 the Foundation awarded 182.6 million DKK to research at Aarhus University.

Read about the foundation's 2015 grants in a detailed outline of the specific focus areas (in Danish).  

 

Research stays in Møllehuset

AUFF accepts applications for research stays in Møllehuset at Sandbjerg Estate on an ongoing basis. Please use the application form.

Applications for research stays in Møllehuset must be sent to the Aarhus University Research Foundation.

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Deadline for applications

The Aarhus University Research Foundation only accepts applications following calls. However, the foundation accepts applications for PhD courses and stays in Møllehuset on an ongoing basis.


Read more about grants and deadlines for applications.

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Revised 13.01.2017