The VILLUM Foundation
The VILLUM Foundation supports research at an international high class level through different programmes.
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: Engineering plant cell walls
Leader: Professor Staffan Persson
Title: Quantum Optics with macropscopic systems
Leader: Professor Eugene Polzik,
Title: Tempo and mode in the evolution of bird diversity
Leader: Professor Guojie Zhang
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.