In cooperation with the Norwegian Tax Authority, NoCeT offers scholarships for master theses written in the field of public finance.

Eligible are both theoretical and empirical topics; the scholarship amounts to NOK 10 000 for single authorship (NOK 20 000 for theses with two authors).

Deadlines for applications are 15th of September and 15th of February in the term when the thesis is to be written. Students who want to discuss their choice of topic are encouraged to contact NoCeT before they apply for thesis advisor in the preceding term.

Further information is available here: Grant for master thesis in public finance.

For questions with respect to the application, students can contact Guttorm Schjelderup ( or Jarle Møen (