Information Session on Applying

Virtual Exchange/COIL Partnerships Initiative for Norway, the US, Japan, and South Korea

January 11, 2023

The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), in partnership with the Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills (HK-dir) and the Institute of Innovative Global Education at Kansai University, invites joint institutional applications for the new Norwegian Panorama Virtual Exchange/COIL Partnerships Initiative. This new initiative aims to strengthen higher education ties among Norway, the United States, Japan, and South Korea.

Learn about the Norwegian Panorama Virtual Exchange/COIL Partnerships Initiative, including the application process and how to submit a competitive application, and get your questions answered.

Simultaneous interpretation will be available in Japanese and Korean. A recording will be available for on-demand viewing after the live event.

Call for Applications

In addition to joining the webinar, visit HK-dir’s application site to review the instructions, guidance documents, and application. Please note that this is a joint institutional application and will require collaboration between all individuals and institutions involved to complete the application process.

Only complete applications submitted online by 16:00 CET (10:00 am EST) on February 20, 2023, will be considered.


  • Dawn Michele Whitehead

    Vice President, Office of Global Citizenship for Campus, Community, and Careers


  • Veronica Onorevole

    Veronica Onorevole

    Director of Innovative Global Education Initiatives, AAC&U
  • Keiko Ikeda

    Keiko Ikeda

    Vice-Director/Principal Project Manager, Institute for Innovative Global Education, Kansai University (Japan)
  • Hilde Elin Haaland-Kramer

    Hilde Elin Haaland-Kramer

    Head of Department, Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills

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