The strategic innovation programme Bioinnovation:

Test your hypothesis – step 1 within BioInnovation: innovative projects of higher risk.

Closes in 9 days

In this offer, we support smaller research and innovation projects covering radical and innovative issues. The novelty and risk can be higher than in more traditional projects.

The offer in brief


Vad kan ni söka för?

Projects aimed at verifying, confirming, or dismissing innovative innovations for a more comprehensive project. 


Vem kan söka?

Primarily manufacturers, suppliers and users of bio-based materials, products and services, but also universities, colleges, research institutes and other relevant actors.


Hur mycket kan ni söka?

A maximum of SEK 500,000 for a project. Projects must be co-financed by participating companies with the corresponding sum as applied for.

Important dates

  • 4 Dec 2018
    Opens for application
    4 Dec 2018
  • 5 Mar 2019
    Apply before kl 14:00
    5 Mar 2019 at 14:00
  • 10 Apr 2019
    Decision given
    10 Apr 2019
  • 15 Apr 2019
    Project allowed to start
    15 Apr 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

    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.

    Mall - Projektbeskrivning BioInnovation Hypotesprövning steg 1 (docx, 880 kB) Mall - CV (docx, 867 kB) Mall - Projektreferat BioInnovation (docx, 867 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.

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

    Bengt Larsson

    Administrative issues

    08-473 31 14

    Anders Holmgren

    Call Manager

    08-473 32 13

    Anna Wiberg

    Programchef BioInnovation

    08-762 79 95

    Vinnovas IT-support

    Technical questions about your application in our e-service portal

    +46 8 473 32 99

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