The Ministers for Co-operation in the Nordic Council of Ministers (MR-SAM) have overall responsibility for the programme, while the Nordic Advisory Committee for the Arctic (NRKA) is responsible for granting project support on the basis of a recommendation from the secretariat.
The secretariat is divided between NAPA – Nordic Institute in Greenland (administration and consulting) and Ilisimatusarfik – University of Greenland (professional assessment of applications).
Ilisimatusarfik – University of Greenland puts together an evaluation group with a broad, professional knowledge of the Arctic area consisting of:
A person is able to cover several of the above areas, in both research and non-research.
Representatives of the society and business world: