Finances and fundings

Programme of excellence

The project was financed through the University of Copenhagen Programme of Excellence. An amount of DKK 17.5 mio. (€ 2.35 mio. / $ 3.45 mio.) has been donated for a period of five years, from July 2008 to December 2013.

More information on this can be found at the homepage of the Programme of Excellence.

External funds

Part of the project was already financed by external funding:

  • The project leader, Birgit Anette Rasmussen, was associate professor at the University of Copenhagen
  • All external members have tenure positions at domestic or foreign universities