Application deadline - May 15th 2024 New call from National program for clinical therapy research in the specialist health service

A new call has been made for research funds from the National Program for Clinical Treatment Research in the Specialist Health Service (KLINBEFORSK). The regional health organizations announce about NOK 170 million for national clinical treatment studies in 2024.

In this year's call, priority will be given to applications for clinical treatment research within proton therapy.

Application deadline - May 15th 2024 4.00 PM



For all applications, there are requirements for participation from clinical research environments in all health regions, provision for equal access for patients nationally and user participation.

Please note that KLINBEFORSK welcomes studies using new study designs to facilitate personalized medicine and conduct decentralized clinical studies.

All applications to KLINBEFORSK must be submitted through the application portal eSøknad
(The portal opens for applications in mid-February)

See the entire call:
Call - Program for clinical treatment research (in Norwegian)
For information:
Guidelines for applications to KLINBEFORSK and The assessment and award process (in Norwegian)

For advice and guidance regarding protocol development, application to authorities, monitoring, data handling, statistics, health economics or GCP in general, you may contact the Clinical Trial Unit, CTU, at
In addition to advice, we can also prepare cost estimates for the operative services.

If you want assistance from Regional Research Support in connection with the application (reading, budgeting, etc.), contact us at so that there is an opportunity for any adaptations/changes to the application well in advance of the deadline in May.

Application deadline: 15 May 2024, at 16:00

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