Borregaard Research Foundation

Borregaard Research Foundation distributes contributions and grants for forest research and occupational medicine research. The support is given in the form of a research grant, support for a master's thesis or as a research award.

For 2024, support will be granted for research contributions (NOK 50–200,000) and master's theses (up to NOK 15,000). Costs to be covered by the fund may include field experiments, lab experiments, surveys, travel costs and similar related to the contribution/thesis.

For further information, please contact Borregaard Research Foundation, att. Ingri Vignes,

Please send applications with the necessary supporting documents electronically to within 1 May 2024.


The foundation was established 18 April 1952.

Of the fund capital's return, 2/3 should preferably be used to promote forest research. The remainder can be used to promote research on challenges related to occupational health.