Vinnova Funding Calls where an Academic Researcher can be the PI.

For further information about these calls please read the call texts, links below. Any subsequent questions please contact anna-karin.tiden@su.se at the Research Support Office

 

Research infrastructure - utilisation and collaboration:

Increasing capacity and skills of PhD students regarding industrially relevant neutron and synchrotron-based analytical methods – 2019

With this call for proposals, Vinnova wants to give the opportunity for PhD-students, employed either in academia or at companies or research institutes, to gain more knowledge about neutron and synchrotron-based techniques - and how these can be used for industry-relevant applications.

 

A constellation consisting of at least one PhD student with a supervisor without the capacity to use neutron/synchrotron experiments themselves, which interact with expertise within this

 

Deadline: 20 August at 2pm

Maximum funding: 300 000 SEK

Support level: 100%

Maximun length of project: 12 months

Read more here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/e/research-infrastructure-utilisation-and-collaboration/competence-building/

 

 

From AI-research to innovation/Från AI-forskning till Innovation

This call is aimed at those who can take a research idea within AI to a higher level of maturity and closer to an application. It should be collaborative projects in which several actors contribute with different abilities.

 

Applied research projects focusing on any of the following three areas of AI can apply: i) Natural Language Programming, i) Intellectual Property data and iii) satellite data.

 

Consortia where companies, universities, colleges, research institutes, AI intermediates and other relevant participants can be included. At least three parties, of which at least one company.

 

Deadline: 4 June at 2pm

Maximum funding: 7 million SEK

Support level: https://www.vinnova.se/sok-finansiering/regler-for-finansiering/allmanna-villkor/

Maximun length of Project: 3 years

Read more here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/e/ai-from-research-to-innovation/ai-research-innovation/

 

 

Innovations for a sustainable society: Innovations for a climate-neutral future

In this call, Vinnova plans to finance development and innovation projects that, in a pioneering and cross-border way, will contribute to a climate-neutral society. The projects should develop new knowledge and competences that contribute to significant social benefits.

 

Deadline: 11 June at 2pm

Maximum funding: 6.5 million SEK

Support level: 100%

Maximun length of Project: not specified

Read more here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/e/innovations-for-sustainable-society-en/climate-neutral-future/

 

 

Innovation management - research for increased innovation capability, 2019

With this call, Vinnova plans to support projects that aim to develop new knowledge about innovation management. The project´s results are expected to have the potential for practical use and in the long term be able to contribute to increased innovation capability in organizations in the private, public or non-profit sector.

Researchers in collaboration with minimum two organizations are needed for this call.

 

Deadline: 4 June at 2pm

Maximum funding: 2 million SEK

Support level: 100% for universities and research organisations, 70% for Small Enterprises, 50% for Medium Sized Enterprises, 30% for the Public Sector, Large enterprises cannot get funded in this call.

Maximun length of Project: not specified

Read more here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/e/Innovation-management-research-for-increased-innovation-capability/2019/

 

 

Innovation management - contribute to the use of knowledge for increased innovation capability, 2019.

Vinnova plans to support projects that aim to develop, test and evaluate new offers that can contribute to the use of research-based knowledge, methods and tools for innovation management. In the long term, the project´s results are expected to contribute to increased innovation capability in organizations.

Projects that want to make research-based knowledge about innovation management available and applicable.

Organizations with a need to develop their innovation capability, in collaboration with researchers and at least one support organization.

 

Deadline: 4 June at 2pm

Maximum funding: 1.6 million SEK

Support level: 100% for universities and research organisations, 70% for Small Enterprises, 50% for Medium Sized Enterprises, 30% for the Public Sector, Large enterprises cannot get funded in this call.

Maximun length of Project: not specified

Read more here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/e/innovation-management-increased-innovation-capability/2019/