Gathering Forces for Horizon Europe

To maximise the benefit for Swedish research and innovation and to enable synergies and interactions between the national and the EU levels, the Government has tasked Formas, Forte, the Swedish National Space Agency, the Swedish Energy Agency, the Swedish Research Council and Vinnova to develop a proposal for a strategy for Sweden and for Swedish research and innovation actors.

The strategy proposals that have been developed are based on five ambitions. The participation in Horizon Europe must be driven by the ambitions to achieve: world-class research quality and innovativeness; knowledge and capacity to ensure sustainable development; effective sharing of resources and data; internationally attractive actors and environments; as well as increased influence in the European research and innovation policy, as well as the framework programme.


  1. Give your opinion on the EU’s framework programme for research and innovation

    The European Commission is currently holding an open consultation, where researchers and other actors can contribute with their experiences and opinions about the EU’s framework programme for European research and innovation collaborations. The deadl...

  2. Six researchers in Sweden to recieve an ERC Proof of Concept Grant

    It has now been decided who will recieve an ERC Proof of Concept Grant in the last call 2022. Six of the researches awarded the grant is affiliated to a Swedish university.

  3. 12 researchers in Sweden to receive an ERC Starting Grant

    The European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant 2022 has awarded 408 researchers in Europe up to 1,5 million euro, to develop their research project and to building their own research teams. 12 of them have a Swedish host institution.