What can I apply for?
You can apply for funding for market-related research and innovation projects in all areas of technology. Your project should lead to market introduction of a product, service or process no later than two years after the project been completed. Project life science may make an exception for clinical trials. The projects can last for a maximum of three years and must be a collaboration between at least two Eurostars countries.
Who can apply?
Eurostars is primarily aimed at small and medium-sized companies in collaboration with research organizations and the public sector. The project must be coordinated by the company, but large companies, academia and research institutes can also participate.
To ensure the ability to pay with small and medium-sized companies, the company's net sales or equity must be at least half of the sum applied for.
Vinnova works for equal development in society and therefore looks positively at project where both women and men participate in the grant and actively participate. also objective to increase female participation. We also want to increase the participation of actors who have not sought international funding before.
How much can I search?
You can apply for a maximum of SEK 5 million. If the project lacks a Swedish small or medium-sized company, you can apply for a maximum of SEK 2 million.
- Small and medium-sized companies, according to the EU definition, can apply for a grant for 50% of their costs.
- Large companies can apply for a grant for 30 percent of their costs.
- Universities, colleges, research institutes or the public sector apply for a grant for 70 percent of their costs.