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

  • 15 Jan 2019
    Opens for application
    15 Jan 2019
  • 6 Mar 2019
    Apply before kl 14:00
    6 Mar 2019 at 14:00
  • 2 May 2019
    Decision given
    2 May 2019
  • 3 May 2019
    Project allowed to start
    3 May 2019
  • 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

    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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