MAX4ESSFUN – University of Copenhagen

ESS & MAX IV: Cross Border Science and Society is a three-year project involving 27 partners within the ÖKS region. A primary goal is to increase the regional potential to exploit the unique large-scale research facilities MAX IV and ESS in the future.

MAX4ESSFUN involves 8 universities, MAX IV and ESS. The aim is to stimulate collaborative research across national borders for researchers using neutron and synchrotron light. MAX4ESSFUN provides direct support for PhD student and postdoc projects, courses, workshops and summer schools.

 News and events:

September 12th. 30 applications for MAX4ESSFUN grant was approved at the steering committee meeting.


Applications must be submitted online. The deadline for submission is two weeks prior to the meetings of the Steering Committee

Deadlines for submitting applications in 2017:

  • Monday the 9th of January
  • Thursday 20th of April
  • Friday the 25th of August
  • Thursday the 26th of October
  • TBA December

Learn more; Assessment criteriaMain goals of MAX4ESSFUN and Financing