Novo Nordisk is committed to providing grants to support healthcare-based projects which are:

  • Prospective in nature;
  • Directly related to Novo Nordisk disease areas of interest, and;
  • For which the patient ultimately benefits.


  • Hospitals and other healthcare organisations promoting patient care
  • Universities engaged in life sciences innovation
  • Patient Organisation/Advocacy groups

  • Financial support for individual healthcare professionals to attend scientific conferences or training courses
  • Costs for stationary, furniture or IT equipment for hospital departments, surgeries etc.
  • Locum fees to cover healthcare professional absences
  • Grants to cover prizes or awards presented to healthcare professionals/students
  • Social events (such as charity balls, student graduation, celebrations)
  • Applications from political parties or religious organisations

  • Clinical research, including Investigator Initiated Studies and Research Fellowships
  • Sponsorship of scientific meetings, events or congresses
  • Collaborative Working/Joint Working projects

Applications are reviewed by the Novo Nordisk Grant Panel throughout the year. Please take care to include all relevant information at the time of the application. Failure to do so will delay consideration of your application and/or result in it being rejected.

Application deadlines for 2022: 26 Jan, 18 Apr, 22 Jul, 28 Oct

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