Updated: 16 February 2016
Vinnova manages programmes for strengthening Sweden’s innovativeness. The programmes have different specialisms and cover several areas of society and industries.
Some of the programmes involve funding of research, which is important for renewal of industry in Sweden. In other cases it involves companies applying for funds for their development projects. Some of the programmes require actors to merge to jointly manage large and long-term projects.
The programmes target actors in society who are important for Sweden’s innovativeness, such as knowledge-intense companies, universities, colleges, research institutes and actors within the public sector.
Vinnova’s programmes have three main specialisms: