The foundation supports research and development projects at universities, research institutions and well-established organisations with a long-term perspective and effect within the COWI Group's fields of activity, i.e. consultancy within engineering, environmental science and economics.
There are two annual application deadlines – 1 April and 1 October at 12:00 (CET).
Every year, applications are processed at the end of May and at the end of November.
Replies to applications submitted no later than 1 April are sent out mid-June.
Replies to application submitted no later than 1 October are sent out mid-December.
The donations are sourced from the foundation's own funds, which are derived from dividend on the shares in COWI Holding A/S and yield on other securities.
Read more on the underlying pages about which types of projects are eligible for donations and how to apply.