Call for proposals
NORHED II 2021-2026
Norad invites North-South-South university partnerships to submit proposals for projects on capacity development in higher education and research, through NORHED II.
Objectives: The intended impacts of the NORHED programme are:
Better qualified workforce
Applied sustainable solutions and practices
Enhanced gender equality and inclusion
Intended NORHED outcome: Interventions under the NORHED programme are expected to enable partner institutions in developing countries to produce:
More and higher-quality research
More inclusive higher education
All projects supported under NORHED need to have a theory of change that clearly shows how the project will lead to the intended outcomes in the NORHED programme framework.
See the full call in MFA/Norad’s Grants Portal (since 20 March 2020).
For a detailed outline of NORHED II, see Programme Document.
Norad aims at signing agreements by the end of 2020 for projects to begin early 2021
The application deadline is extended to Friday 26 June, 2020, at 13:00 CET.
Proposals may be for either a three-year or six-year project period.
Projects will have a tentative total budget frame of 10-20 million NOK.