Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Who's Who - Polar Acronyms

Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi)
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  • Non-governmental Organisation (NGO)
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi ), founded in 1857, is a non-governmental, nationwide body which embraces all fields of learning. Its main purpose is to support the advancement of science and scholarship in Norway.

Each year, the Academy normally organizes 12 meetings with topics covering the various academic fields. The meetings are open to the public. Since 1985 the Academy has cooperated with Statoil on the VISTA program which covers petroleum related basic research.

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