The Ascending Investigator grants for research within Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology 2023 – Nordic Region is funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation to provide support for Associate Professors (or equivalent) in the Nordic region with ambitious projects that address major challenges within industrial and environmental biotechnology. There should be a clear and strategic outlook to improve sustainability and provide high-impact solutions at a large scale. Applicants must be employed at non-profit research institutions in a Nordic country (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden). The Grant provides 10 million DKK over 5 years. Applications close on January 11, 2023.