The Borregaard Clinical Ascending Investigator from the Novo Nordisk Fonden supports the consolidation of accomplished clinically active doctors with ambitious and clinically relevant 5-year research projects. Applicants must be an MD, are fully qualified medical specialists, and affiliated with a Danish university, hospital or other non-profit research institution. Applicants should be at the associate professor level or have similar qualification. Applicants must have institutional support from the heads of both the clinical department and the department where the research is to be performed. The grant provides up to 10 million DKK for up to 5 years. Applications open on October 19, 2022 and close on January 17, 2023.