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Future Mobility – innovation collaborations between Sweden and the USA

Do you have an idea about how we can strengthen the cooperation between actors in Sweden and the USA in the field of mobility? In this the offer we want to promote partnership, collaboration and knowledge exchange for sustainable mobility. Sustainable mobility refers to activities that enable the movement of people and goods that are efficient, healthy and climate-neutral, and accessible to all.

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The offer in brief

What can you apply for?

Smaller innovation, test or demonstration projects where bilateral cooperation is the focus with a maximum project time of 18 months.

Who can apply?

Actors in the mobility and transport sector. Project must have at least one party in Sweden and one in the USA. The project coordinator must have a place of business in Sweden.

How much can you apply for?

Maximum funding SEK 1 million per project.

Important dates

In this call we assess incoming applications on a number of occasions.That's why we've divided this call into several application periods. This means that if you submit your application before the last day of one of these application periods, you can have it assessed close to that date. But you can submit your application at any time until the very last application date. In the timeline you can see the next application period.

  • The call for proposals opens on March 14 and is open until November 30, 2023. Three application rounds are conducted. Each round closes at 14:00 on the specified date.

    Round 1 Round 2 Round 3
    Last application date May 11, 2023 September 20, 2023 30 November 2023
    Last decision date 30 June 2023 November 7, 2023 15 January 2024
    Project start no earlier than 1 July 2023 November 8, 2023 January 16, 2024
    Project start no later than October 1 February 15, 2024 April 16, 2024
    Project end no later than 31 December 2024 May 15, 2025 31 July 2025

    How to apply

    To apply for funding, you need to log in and complete an application form in our eServices portal. The application form contains questions about your project, the participants taking part in the project and your budget. 

    Download document templates for your attachments

    Plesae download the templates for the documents you need to attach to your application such as a CV or project description.

    Please allow enough time

    Please keep in mind that it takes time to complete an application. Filling in the templates can take several days, since they're based on analyses you need to do. Therefore, start the application well in advance. You can start filling in your details, then save and continue at a later time.

    When you've completed your application, please mark it as done ("klar"). You can unlock and make changes to your application at any time until the call closes. If you unlock your application, you must mark it as done ("klarmarkera") if you want the application registered when the call closes. 

    This happens when the call for proposals is closed

    When your proposal has been registered, we email a confirmation to the person responsible for the user account as well as to the project manager and the signatory. This may take a few hours after the call for proposals closes. If you have not received a confirmation within 24 hours after the call for proposals closes, please contact us.

    When the call for proposals is closed, you cannot change or fill in any new information. Then you can only supplement your proposal if we ask for it.

    Who can read your proposal?

    Applications submitted to us become public documents. But we do not disclose information about the business, inventions or research results if it can be assumed that someone will suffer financial damage if the information is shown.

    This means that we must hand over the documents if someone requests them. But we keep confidential the information that we judge could mean financial damage if it is disclosed.

    This is how we handle public documents and confidentiality

    Any questions?

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

    Eric Wallgren

    utlysningsansvarig, Vinnova

    + 46 (0)8 473 30 96

    Lena Dalsmyr


    + 46 (0)8 473 31 61

    Hans Pohl

    Projektledare Future Mobility, kontaktperson i Sverige

    + 46 (0) 708 402 740

    Anders Dalén

    Change Agent Future Mobility, kontaktperson i USA

    + 1 (650) 334-6387

    Fund­ed pro­jects

    Reference number 2023-00433

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