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Applications for Master's Courses < EUR 5 000 and Other Projects

The NOVA application system is reopened for applications for Master's courses not exceeding EUR 5 000 and for other projects not exceeding EUR 5 000.

 

Please find links to information and application form here:

2015-01-16



NOVA Open Call 2015 - Open for Applications

In 2015, there will be three application deadlines for grant applications for PhD courses, Master's courses exceeding EUR 5 000 and for course series. NB! Applications are approved by the NOVA board three times a year. Courses approved in the March meeting in 2015 can be implemented in the autumn 2015 or in 2016. Courses approved in later board meetings in 2015 can run in 2016.

 

 

Application deadline to home institution Application deadline to NOVA Board's approval Course implementation
19 Feb. 5 March 26 March Autumn 2015 or 2016
Not decided Not decided Not decided 2016
2 Oct. 16 Oct. 6 Nov. 2016

 

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2015-01-07



NOVA PhD course: The Empirics of Economic Organizations and Transaction Cost : Call for Applications

The NOVA PhD course The Empirics of Economic Organizations and Transaction Cost is open for registration. Deadline: 15 February 2015. Please see the call for applications below.

 

For more information on the course, please see the course's NOVA webpage.

 

Attached document: The Empirics of Economic Organizations and Transaction Cost Call for Applications.pdf

2015-01-07



PhD Course in Integrated Pest Management - First Announcement

The NOVA PhD course "Biodiversity Based Integrated Pest Management in Field Crops" will be held on 31 August - 4 September 2015 in Uppsala, Sweden. The course is of 3 ECTS. Course leader: Velemir Ninkovic, SLU.

 

For more information on the course and registration information, please see the attached document and the course's homepage.

 

Attached document: NOVA PhD Course BBIPM.pdf

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2014-12-09



NOVA PhD and Master's Courses 2015

Course descriptions of NOVA PhD and Master's Courses running in 2015 are available from the links below.

 

NOVA is developing a new website where the course descriptions for 2015 are available.

 

All informatin on the NOVA website is not yet available on the new website.

 

Course catalogue

 

2014-11-27



NOVA Secretariat Closed until Monday 8 December

 

2014-11-27



Applications for MSc courses < EUR 5 000 and other projects < EUR 5 000

It is possible to apply for funding of MSc courses not exceeding EUR 5 000 and other projects not exceeding EUR 5 000 continuously. The application is simplified and less documents are needed.

 

The course/project must run in 2014 or 2015.

 

NB! There are many changes in the requirements, expenses covered, rules, evaluation system and application system from earlier as NOVA adopted a new strategy in 2014.

 

No deadline. Applications can be submitted continously.

 

For more information, please see the links below:

2014-10-08



Nordic Public-Private Partnership for pre-breeding; - 2nd. Call now open

The 2nd. Call from the Nordic Public-Private Partnership for pre-breeding is now open. Please see the documents below. Deadline for applications: 1 December 2014. Further details are available in the call text. If you have any questions, please contact the secretariat at NordGen.

 

Call text

Underlying agreement between the Nordic countries 

 

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2014-10-08



MSc Course in Forest Technology in November - Open for Registration

The MSc course "International Timber Harvesting" in Finland in November 2014 is open for registration. For more information on the course, course schedule and registration, please see the attached document and the course's web page.

 

 

Attached document: International Wood Harvesting 2014 Dahlin.pdf

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2014-09-23



NOVA Open Call 2014 - Reopened for a Second Round of Applications

Exceptionally this year, it is opened for a new round of the open call 2014 due to a small number of applications received by the original deadline. We are worried that due to changed application systems and deadlines from earlier years, prospective applicants may not have been aware of the call. New application deadline: 5 August.

 

It is possible to apply for funding of PhD courses and Master courses exceeding 5 000 euro and finding place in 2015, as well as for funding of course series.
NB! There are many changes in the requirements, expenses covered, rules, evaluation system and application system from earlier open calls as NOVA adopted a new strategy in 2014.

 

For more information, please see the links below:

2014-06-23



PhD course in statistics in August - registration closed

The registration of new applicants for the PhD course "Applied statistics with R for the agricultural, life and veterinary sciences" is closed.

 

2014-06-18



PhD course in dendrochronology in September - open for registration

 

The PhD course "Nordic dendrochronological fieldweek 2014" is now open for registration. For more information on the course and admission mail, please see the link below.

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2014-04-25



New dates - Nordic dendrochronological fieldweek 2014

 

Please note the new dates: 12-18 September 2014.

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2014-04-22



Open call 2014 will be launched around 1 May 2014

 

NOVA is in the process of changing strategies. The grant rules and the application system are being adapted to the new strategy.

 

Our ambition is to launch the open call for applications for funding of PhD courses and master courses above 5 000 € that will take place in 2015 around 1 May 2014.

 

The application deadline set in the new strategy is 15 June.

 

Information on the new grant rules, evaluation criteria, application system etc. will be published on the NOVA homepage.

2014-04-15



New schedule - Management and measures for social forest values in Northern Europe

 

Please note the new dates. The course will be held in two parts, with on-site courses 28.-29.8. and 16.-19.9.2014.

2014-04-15



PhD course in plant breeding in June - open for registration

The PhD course "Genomics for plant breeding" is now open for registration. For more information on the course and registration form, please see the attached document.

 

For details, please visit:
http://www2.nova-university.org/chome/cpage.php?cnr=03-131010-589
Course leader:
Teemu Teeri, Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland.
E-mail teemu.teeri@helsinki.fi
Application deadline: March 1, 2014
The goal of the course is to introduce genomics based methods in plant breeding. These include marker assisted selection breeding, genomic selection, and molecular breeding by traditional genetic engineering, as well as novel genome editing techniques.
The course includes literature, lectures, presentations, and site visits to breeding and research facilities.
June1 – 7, 2014
Tvärminne Zoological Station, Finland
http://luoto.tvarminne.helsinki.fi/english/

 

Attached document: Application form

2014-01-24



PhD course in food hygiene in March open for registration - information for BOVA students

 

The PhD course "Molecular methods for detection of foodborne pathogens" is now open for registration. For more information on the course and registration form, please see the attached document.

 

Attached document: Information for BOVA students

2014-01-21



PhD course in food hygiene in March open for registration - information for NOVA students

 

The PhD course "Molecular methods for detection of foodborne pathogens" is now open for registration. For more information on the course and registration form, please see the attached document.

 

Attached document: Information for NOVA students

2014-01-21



PhD course in animal breeding in June open for registration

 

The PhD course ”Advanced quantitative genetics for animal breeding” is now open for registration. For important information on the course and registration form, please follow the link below.


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2014-01-16



NOVA chairmanship and secretariat has moved to Norway

 

From 1.1.2014, the host of the NOVA UN has been the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, NMBU . To contact the secretariat, please send an email to secretariat.

 

 

2013-12-23



 

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