Develops Sweden's innovation capacity for sustainable growth and benefiting society
We promote sustainable growth by funding needs-driven research and stimulating collaborations between companies, universities, research institutes and the public sector. We are also the national contact agency for the EU framework programme for research and innovation.
Our programmes and calls target actors in society who are important for Sweden’s innovativeness such as research-focused companies, universities, research institutes and public sector organisations. Some of our calls are open to international and bilateral collaborations.
A century ago Sweden was among the poorest nations in Europe. Today it’s a world leader in innovation world thanks to its advanced society and welfare state, an array of successful multinational companies, a commitment to gender equality and a strong belief in the individual.
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We need your help determining how to select projects to invest in and what, if anything, we should do with projects that are not a good...
As a part of the Swiss-Swedish Innovation Initiative (SWII), Switzerland and Sweden have jointly announced the fourth bilateral...
For the first time in the history of the EUREKA Innovation Awards, all partners in EUREKA projects concluded since 2010 were asked to...
VINNOVA´s vision is for Sweden to be a world-leading country in research and innovation. Future competitiveness requires new paths to innovation.
New Paths to Innovation
Horizon 2020 - the EU Framework Programme
Innovations and new technology