A national academy in Denmark will strengthen the training of researchers and interdisciplinary collaboration within data science and help move Denmark up into the global elite in this field. The Novo Nordisk Foundation and VILLUM FONDEN are awarding a combined grant totalling DKK 184.3 million to the Danish Data Science..
As part of its Data Science Initiative, the Novo Nordisk Foundation has allocated DKK 410 million in 2020-2022 to strenghten research in data science and artificial intelligence in Denmark. Grants are awarded in open competition across three programmes:
All supported projects must have a current or potential future application and impact within life science, health science, or biotechnology.
Complementary to these programmes, Novo Nordisk Foundation has granted DKK 152.5 million for the establishment of a Danish Data Science Community, which will offer PhD and Postdoc fellowships, etc.
Read more about the opportunities here.