National Aeronautical Research Program 7:

Research project in aviation technology - spring 2019

Closed 17 May 2019

Are you a researcher or have a company with business in Sweden? Then you can apply for funding for research projects in aeronautics. The research projects can last up to five years and should be coordinated by industry. The research program is funded by Vinnova and the National defense in collaboration.

The offer in brief


What can you apply for?

Funding for research projects in aeronautics. The research projects can last up to five years and should be coordinated by industry.


Who can apply?

Companies with operations in Sweden together with Swedish research institutes, universities and colleges. The contribution goes to the academic parties, institutes and small and medium-sized enterprises.


How much can you apply for?

At least 2 million kronor for no more than 5 years. The participating company shall self-finance at least the same amount.

Important dates

  • What is the offer about?

    The offer finances demand-driven research projects with TRL levels 1-3(4) Technology Readiness Level.

    The projects will be coordinated by industry, and will be in the field of aeronautics research. The overall purpose of the announcement is to contribute to:

    • Growth and more jobs
    • Technology dissemination to other sectors
    • Industrial renewal
    • Greener, safer and more efficient air traffic.

    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

    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. You can start to fill in your details, save and make adjustments until the call has closed.

    Any questions?

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

    Lena Dalsmyr

    Administrativa frågor

    08-473 31 61

    Anders Blom

    Inriktning och innehållsansvarig, Innovair

    08-555 031 60

    Mats-Olof Olsson

    Inriktning och innehållsansvarig, FMV

    08-782 48 84

    Sanna Edlund

    Utlysningsansvarig på Vinnova

    08-473 31 63

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    Selection of fund­ed pro­jects

    Project title Coordinator Grant Status Reference number
    Autonomous Navigation Support from Real-Time Visual Mapping SPACEMETRIC AB SEK 5 718 000 Ongoing 2019-02746
    Teamwork through interaction with air systems SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 2 607 675 Ongoing 2019-02780
    Directed Air Data LInk SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 2 400 000 Ongoing 2019-02769
    Fast and Efficient Electromagnetic Solvers FE2MS SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 3 000 000 Ongoing 2019-02762
    Conceptual design enabling efficient aircraft platform energy management SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 3 026 475 Ongoing 2019-02761
    In-process control of additive manufacturing using laser and filler wire GKN AEROSPACE SWEDEN AB SEK 4 060 000 Ongoing 2019-02752
    CoFAS Compressor and Fan Aeroelasticity and Stability limits GKN AEROSPACE SWEDEN AB SEK 3 787 000 Ongoing 2019-02759
    Dependable Deep Learning for Safety-Critical Airborne Embedded Systems SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 3 067 606 Ongoing 2019-02750
    ADiSS-Aeroelastic damping in separated flows GKN AEROSPACE SWEDEN AB SEK 3 609 100 Ongoing 2019-02748
    TRANSFORM - Design transformation for correct-by-construction design methodology SAAB Aktiebolag SEK 3 500 000 Ongoing 2019-02743
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