14 Sep

Open call 2023

Last call, last chance! For call text and to apply to the open call, see Vinnova’s website.

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We offer two types of projects

Technical innovation projects: max 2 million SEK funding, 50% aid intensity, 18 months, 3 partners of which at least 1 is a research actor.

Social innovation project: max 1 million SEK funding, 80% aid intensity, 18 months, 2 partners (any type).

Funding available for the call: 10 million SEK

Important dates

The call closes on 14 September at 14.00.

For registration to the information sessions and questions about the open call, please contact : Lawrence Hooey,, phone number: +46 00 76 129 66 02.

Information sessions (the same information in each) on the open call via teams:

Thurs 24 Aug 08:00 – 09:00

Wed 6 Sept 15:00 – 16:00

Part 1 – Scope, project types & evaluation criteria

Part 2 – Formalia: documents & budget

Call FAQ


31 Dec

Internationalization grant

If you have ideas for international collaboration, please contact Lawrence Hooey, Technology and Innovation Manager, Swedish Mining Innovation,


30 Nov

Planning Grant

Now more flexible!

Are you planning to apply for internationally financed project, e.g. Horizon Europe? Do you need to broaden your consortium?  Build a solid application?

We offer up to 300 000 SEK to help build the application. All the themes and challenges outlined in the Strategic Innovation Roadmap are included.

The aim with this call is to accelerate the development and implementation of Swedish innovations supporting sustainable mining into international markets, facilitate international cooperation and improve the quality of applications – and thereby success rate – in attracting international financing by Swedish partners.

Call text planning grant
(note that dates are not updated in the call text)

Important dates

Call closes: November 30th, 2023
Date of decision: Continuous
Earliest date of project start: Continuous


Please contact Lawrence Hooey before you start preparing the application for the planning grant.
– Lawrence Hooey, Technology and Innovation Manager, Swedish Mining Innovation (contact)