High North Programme

High North Programme

The High North Programme supports collaboration between higher education institutions in Norway and institutions in Canada, China, Japan, Russia, the Republic of Korea and the United States in order to increase knowledge about the High North.

New Call for Applications in 2018

A new call for applications will be announced during 2018. It is expected that the programme will support both long-term (4 years) and short-term (2 years) project cooperation. More information will come during spring 2018.

External evaluation of the High North programme (2013-2018)

The High North programme was externally evaluated during 2018. The report includes in addition to feedback on the existing High North programme, recommendations for a new High North programme. Are you interested to know more? Click for the full version of the report here.

The High North Programme is funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and administered by the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU).

The total budget for the High North Programme is NOK 53 million from 2013-2018 .

Other Resources about the High North Programme

Funded projects reports each year on their results to SIU, and these reports are the basis for SIUs annual report to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (UD). See the annual report to UD here:

Annual report to UD High North programme in education 2016.


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