Social innovation - development and testing:

Test and develop a social innovation – step 1 2019

Closed 6 March 2019

Are you a company, an idea-based organization or work in public sector and have a new smart solution that has a positive impact on society? Then you can apply for funding from us to develop a social innovation and test the solution in a relevant user environment. After completion, projects that receive funding can apply for further grants in order to implement, disseminate and utilise their solution.

The offer in brief

What can you apply for?

Develop and test a social innovation that addresses social needs and contributes to a positive social development.

Who can apply?

Social entrepreneurs or intrapreneurs in new or established companies, idea-based organisations and public organisations. Only legal persons are eligible to apply.

How much can you apply for?

A maximum of SEK 300,000

Important dates

  • 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.

    Allow enough time to complete the application

    Keep in mind that it can take several days to gather the information you need to complete your application, so it’s a good idea to start early. That way, you can save your details and come back to your application, making adjustments until you submit it.

    Any questions?

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

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    Selection of fund­ed pro­jects

    Project title Coordinator Grant Status Reference number
    The Whole Child, throughout the Entire Day YSTAD KOMMUN SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01869
    Befriend HEJ FRÄMLING! SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01834
    A safe and meaningful psychiatric in-patent care Region Örebro län SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01825
    Innovate To Work Right To Play Sverige SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01788
    BID - cooperation for save and secure places LÄNSSTYRELSEN I DALARNAS LÄN SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01783
    The Alma model - School development for an inclusive school Kristina Collén AB SEK 284 447 Ongoing 2019-01774
    DAMM/KRAFT - Co-op-övertagande av dammar och vattenkraftverk Coompanion Värmland ek.för. SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01742
    Virtual Reality - Meningful life Virotea AB SEK 214 400 Ongoing 2019-01737
    Österlenprojektet: A shared vision for a better, safer, more compassionate end of life. Palliativt utvecklingscentrum SEK 300 000 Ongoing 2019-01711
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