Future Mobility promotes research and innovation collaborations between actors in Sweden and the USA within sustainable mobility. With this the offer, we want to support research and innovation activities that contribute to sustainable mobility and closer cooperation between Swedish and American actors.
Sustainable mobility is defined as all activities that enable the movement of people and goods that are efficient, healthy and climate-neutral, and accessible to all.
The call for proposals has two purposes:
- Contribute to knowledge development and innovation in sustainable mobility.
- Contribute to strengthened innovation cooperation between Sweden and the USA.
This is achieved by funding selected bilateral research and innovation projects within sustainable mobility that are carried out in cooperation between at least one actor in Sweden and one in the USA. The projects must represent new collaborations with good development potential. If there is previous collaboration, the project for which funds are sought must constitute a substantial further development of the collaboration.
These can search:
- Research organizations
- Public and non-profit organizations.
The project coordinator must be based in Sweden.
Funding and duration
The maximum amount that can be applied for per project is one million kroner. Total budget for 2023 and 2024 is eight million kroner. The project may have a maximum duration of 18 months. In 2023, there are three opportunities to apply.
The call for proposals is included as part of the Future Mobility platform, which promotes cooperation between Sweden and the USA in sustainable mobility. Future Mobility includes resources on site in the USA and Sweden that can help in the development of new collaborations, for example in the search for relevant project partners.
Potential applicant are welcome to contact the management of Future Mobility to present and discuss their ideas for collaborative projects.