Strategic Innovation Program Drive Sweden:

Innovations for a digitalized and automated transport system for people and goods

Closed 5 November 2019

Do you have an idea that focuses on the transport policy goals for sustainability and resource efficiency? Does your idea also focus on how connected, shared and automated vehicles can contribute to more sustainable and efficient transport systems? In this solicitation we fund projects that contribute to the future smart mobility for people and goods.

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The offer in brief

What can you apply for?

Research and innovation projects for a digitalized and automated transport system for people and goods. The funding period is maximum 24 months.

Who can apply?

Actors relevant to the innovation areas covered by the Drive Sweden program. The project must have at least two parties, one of which is from business or public sector.

How much can you apply for?

Up to SEK 4 million and a maximum of 50 percent of project costs. The tentative budget for this call is SEK 12 million.

Important dates

We will have two information events where we will present the call in more detail and provide opportunities for discussions and networking:  May 21 in Gothenburg and June 12 in Stockholm.

  • How to apply

    To apply for funding, you need to complete an application form in our application portal, Intressentportalen. The form contains questions about your project, project members and budget.

    Download attachments

    Please download the documents that you need to attach to your application.

    Allow enough time to complete the application

    Please keep in mind that it takes time to make an application. Filling in all the templates can take several days, since they are based on analyzes you need to do. Therefore, start the application well in advance. You can start filling in data, save and continue at a later time. Even when the application is complete, you can at any time unlock the application and make changes right up until the call closes.

    What happens after the call has closed?

    Once your application has been registered, we'll send a confirmation email to the person responsible for the user account, as well as to the project manager and the company signer. Please note that this may take a few hours after the call has closed.

    After the closing date, you can't register any new information. You may only add information to your application if we ask for it.

    Who can read your application?

    Applications submitted to us become official documents. However, we don't disclose information about business operations, inventions or research results if it can be assumed that someone will suffer economic damage if we do.

    This means that we must disclose the documents if someone requests them. However, we can black out information if we believe it could cause economic harm if disclosed.

    How we handle official documents and privacy

    Any questions?

    If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.

    Mats Lundin

    Kontaktperson angående utlysningens bakgrund, syfte och önskade effekter

    46(0)73 333 02 67

    Eric Wallgren

    Call for proposal responsible for Vinnova

    08-473 30 96

    Lena Dalsmyr

    Administrative issues

    08-473 31 61

    Sofie Vennersten


    031-764 70 16

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    Technical questions about our e-service portal

    +46 8 473 32 99

    Fund­ed pro­jects

    Project title Coordinator Grant Status Reference number
    Electric self-driving vehicles in the future decarbonised transport system Göteborgs Kommun SEK 896 796 Ongoing 2019-05094
    Enhanced Cooperative Traffic Safety using Vehicle Sensor Data CARMENTA GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES AB SEK 3 450 000 Ongoing 2019-05088
    Sthlm Virtual City Univrses AB SEK 3 034 374 Ongoing 2019-05095
    Intelligent and self-learning traffic control with 3D & AI Viscando AB SEK 1 354 000 Ongoing 2019-05082
    Countryside selfdriving vehicles - possibilities and challenges RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB SEK 1 559 000 Ongoing 2019-05085

    Reference number 2019-01034

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