# 1 February 2018

Call: Novel Emerging Concept

Deadline: 28. February 2018

The FME HighEFF Centre has allocated 1.5 MNOK/year for funding Novel Emerging Concepts. This is related to the HighEFF research and innovation objectives.

The planned research is within emerging, energy efficient and cross-sectorial technologies for the participating industrial sectors (Metal and Materials - Oil, Gas and Energy – Food and Chemicals).

Novel Emerging Concepts, not covered by on-going activities in HighEFF, may apply for funding. The funding is normally limited to 1 MNOK and a 1 year project period, to verify or realise the novel concept.

The research must be performed by one or more of the research partners in HighEFF. Industry partners may contribute with in-kind contributions.

The applications should be maximum 2 pages and include:
  • A concise description of the Novel Emerging Concept
  • Outline of the Research Approach
  • A few References to the State of the Art (attached with the application)
  • Plan (e.g. Gannt chart) and Budget
  • Market Potential (companies and/or industrial sector)
Further information and criteria:
D5.2_2017.01 Evaluation procedure for spin-offs and novel emerging concepts

There is no deadline for submitting applications. Submitted applications will be evaluated two times per year, usually in February and October. To be considered in the February call 2018, the application has to be submitted before February 28th .

Applications are to be sent by email to:
Arne Ratvik, Jens Røyrvik or Petter Nekså

HighEFF Contacts:

Centre Manager: Petter Røkke
Editorial: Ingrid Camilla Claussen
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