The VILLUM Foundation

The VILLUM Foundation supports research at an international high class level through different programmes.

Villum Investigator

VILLUM Investigator is targeted researchers at an international top level. The grants can be up to 40 million DKK for a period of 6 years.








































Title: Transportomics in plants
Leader: Professor Barbara Ann Halkier


Title: Illumination of the dark universe with gravitational waves
Leader: Professor Victor Cardoso






Villum Centres of Excellence

The VILLUM Foundation supports strong research environments with large grants to built Centres of Excellence, which is centres without walls surrounding it.