Strengthening Sweden’s role in international standardization:

Standardization in order to gain access to new markets

Closed 1 February 2019

This tender is concerned with how standardization within different sectors can strengthen the ability to innovate. The project shall describe the prerequisites and need for standardization that can strengthen Swedish innovation and competitiveness. Priority will be given to applications that touch on areas with new market potential for standardization.

The offer in brief


What can you apply for?

Feasibility studies concerning standardisations that can improve innovation and competitiveness.


Who can apply?

Applicants from all sectors, e.g. companies, research institutes, industrial organisations, universities or institutes of advanced studies. We prioritise constellations comprised of multiple parties. See the text of the announcement for more detailed instructions.


How much can you apply for?

Projects can be awarded grants of up to SEK 1 million for projects that run over periods of 8 months. Levels of support per party are governed by the regulations on state support.

Important dates

  • 7 Sep 2018
    Opens for application
    7 Sep 2018
  • 1 Feb 2019
    Apply before kl 14:00
    1 Feb 2019 at 14:00
  • 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.

    How to apply for funding

    Download attachments

    Please download the documents that you need to attach to your application, for example, the template for a CV or a project description.

    Utlysningstext - Standardisering för att nå ut på nya marknader, reviderad 2018-11-14 (pdf, 863 kB) CV-mall (docx, 38 kB) Projektbeskrivningsmall - Standardisering för att nå ut på nya marknader (docx, 23 kB)

    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.

    Sanna Edlund


    08 - 473 3163

    Julia Engström

    Administrativa frågor

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    Selection of fund­ed pro­jects

    Project title Coordinator Grant Status Reference number
    Standardisation of underwater technology Blekinge tekniska högskola SEK 982 420 Ongoing 2018-04665
    Feasibility study for a standardized parental inclusion work approach WHYDENTIFY AB SEK 649 000 Ongoing 2018-04664
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