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Embassy of Norway – Travel Grants



Deadline: May1st 2015.

This travel grant is meant to help strengthen and encourage the presence of Norwegian language and culture in Canadian higher education.

To be eligible for travel support you must be a member of AASSC/AAESC (Association for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies in Canada / l’Asssociation pour l’Avancement des Études Scandinaves au Canada) and be planning a visit to Norway with one or more of the following goals:

  • Attend a course, conference or seminar
  • Do research or gather scientific information
  • Establish or renew professional or academic contacts
  • Seek out and gather teaching materials.


We encourage members that have ongoing or planned projects in other Nordic countries to consider whether a Norwegian component could be included.

Travel must be completed before May 1st 2016 and a report following the visit will be required.

The grant is funded and approved by the Norwegian Centre for International Collaboration in Education (SIU). For more information, please contact the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa or AASSC:

Royal Norwegian Embassy Attn: Jan-Terje Storaas 150 Metcalfe Street, suite 1300 Ottawa, ON K1P 1P1 E-mail: emb.ottawa@mfa.no