Virtual Grants Office

Virtual Grants Office

The Virtual Grants Office aims to facilitate and visualize public funding opportunities for Swedish companies and researchers. It also contains a toolkit with guides, links and documents to support the application process.

Find Funding

Current calls for funding are can be found at the Stockholm Life website and are continuously updated.

Quick guide to Horizon 2020

In December 2013 the new calls for Horizon 2020 was launched. The Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2014-15 sets out the funding opportunities under the different parts of the programme. Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) are encouraged to participate across the whole Horizon 2020 programme. They can engage in collaborative projects as part of a consortium and they are supported through a new dedicated SME instrument designed specifically for highly innovative smaller companies.

The programme boast several improvements specific for SMEs, shorter application time, simplified management and a specific SME instrument which allows individual SMEs to apply for product development projects. For a quick overview of the programme, check out the official Factsheet for SMEs in Horizon 2020 below.

Additional reading

Latest news and updates can be found at the Horizon 2020 website.

Find calls at the Participation portal.

Learn how to browse and apply for calls with the H2020 Online manual.

Please also see Overview of Horizon 2020 and how to apply from the SwedenBio EU Support Office.