Author Archives: Lene Grønvold

New Board and vision

New Board and vision

The elected Board of new NORAM ensure continuity and perseverance of our history, while representing a new generation bringing new perspectives, expanded network and important knowhow to the organization.

Dual citizenship: Podcast with UDI answers your questions

Dual citizenship: Podcast with UDI answers your questions

Norwegians Worldwide has received many questions about the new citizenship law. We have therefore produced a podcast episode in collaboration with UDI, where we interview Kjetil Jacobsen, Head of Unit in the Area of Citizenship. This text is a summary and we recommend listening to the podcast for a thorough review.

Stipend

Stipend

Norwegians Worldwide annonserer studiestipender på USD 1000 til fem elever som melder seg på Norgesskolen 2019. Stipendene reduserer skoleavgiften til Norgesskolen med USD 1000.

Scholarships    

Scholarships   

Norwegians Worldwide grants five student scholarships of USD 1,000 for participation at Norgesskolen 2019. Each scholarship reduces the school fee to Norgesskolen by USD 1.000.

Survey on Norwegians abroad

Survey on Norwegians abroad

In the Spring and Summer of 2019, we conducted a larger survey of Norwegians abroad. Who are they? Why did they leave and how do they thrive? Do they speak Norwegian at home and what do they miss? A digital survey with 42 questions was distributed via social media.

Dual citizenship: the application process

Dual citizenship: the application process

Norway allows double citizenship from 2020 and the UDI (the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration) has launched a new electronic application form that is able to automatically collect information from other Norwegian authorities, and you can therefore deliver fewer documents than before.

Norgesskolen 2020 canceled due to Covid-19

Norgesskolen 2020 canceled due to Covid-19

It's s with regret we inform that the Board of Norwegians Worldwide on April 2nd decided to cancel Norgesskolen 2020. We have been hoping for things to improve, but the pandemic is becoming more serious day by day, all over the world.  

Daytrip Norgesskolen

Daytrip Norgesskolen

This year, the students will experience a good portion excitement and physical challenges combined with cultural and historical content.

Norway’s National Anthem

Norway’s National Anthem

"Ja, vi elsker" is written by renowned poet Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, who also initiated the founding of Norwegians Worldwide.