EU Research Support Office at the Faculty of Engineering

EU Research Support Office at the Faculty of Engineering

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Kort om RSO

The Research Support Office provides advice and support to researchers from the Faculty of Engineering (NTNU), who are applying for EU funding.


EU Research Support Office at the Faculty of Engeneering

What does the EU Research Support Office offer?

  • Help to find funding opportunities that fit your research interests and career stage
  • Hands on support with your grant application
  • Hands on support with the grant preparation stage, including consortium agreement management
  • Amendment processes 
  • Training and outreach within the Horizon Europe framework programme
  • Budgeting for Horizon Europe proposals
  • Financial follow-up during the project lifetime

Among our outreach activities are the talks and presentations listed below. In addition to these, we can offer other customized presentations/talks within the Hoizone Europe framwork program. If you are intreseted, please inform us at least 1 month in advance by sending your request to researchsupport@iv.ntnu.no 

The request should contain the tiltle of the presentation and the potential audiences at your department/research group.

  • Horizon Europe A General overview
  • The role of an EU advisor and the EU Research Support Office
  • How to submit an application in the EU Funding and Tenders Portal
  • European Research Council grants (ERC-StG, CoG, AdG and SyG) and the strategic steps behind
  • Benefits of MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships and the career after
  • MSCA Doctoral Network and Staff Exchange
  • Pillar 2-Cluster 4 Digital, Industry and Space
  • Pillar 2-Cluster 5 Climate, Energy and Mobility
  • Pillar 2- Cluster 6 Food, Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment
  • Pillar 3- EIC Pathfinder
  • Partnerships in Horizon Europe

Timeline for partner applications in the proposal stage

Timeline for partner applications in the proposal stage

  • Approval of project from management (anchoring process at the department)

  • Start-up meeting

  • Organisation, timeline and distribution of work, including budget preparations

  • Access to the proposal for the EU Research Support Office in the Funding and 

  • Finalising budget and BOA-checklist

  • Finalise input in the Funding and Tenders portal

  • Quality control; is input in the Funding and Tenders portal up to date?

Timeline for NTNU coordinated proposals in the proposal stage

Timeline for NTNU coordinated proposals in the proposal stage

  • Approval of project from management (anchoring process at the department) 

  • Start-up meeting

  • Criteria for the call and eligibility

  • Organisation, timeline and distribution of work, including budgets

  • Collect necessary documents and budget from partners

  • Completion of the administrative forms in the Funding and Tenders portal for all consortium members

  • Final budget to be filled inn in the Funding and Tenders portal

  • Quality control of input in the Funding and Tenders portal

  • Final consistency and quality check of the whole proposal prior to submission