Closed call

13 April - 17 May 2016

Proof of concept grant

The aim of this grant is to bridge the gap between basic research and commercialisation of research results in the life science research area. The Proof of concept-grant offers researchers who have been awarded funding by the Swedish Research Council, the opportunity to further develop their research results. This is achieved by deepening the scientific or technical verification of them and undertaking activities that prepare for innovation or commercialisation.

Type of call

Project support

Subject area

Medicine and Health, Natural and Engineering Sciences


Life science


Individual researcher who is or has been the holder of an awarded grant from the Swedish Research Council with a grant period ending in 2015 or 2016

Participating researchers

A maximum of six researchers may be invited to join the application.

Grant period

1 year (2016)

Grant amount

Minimum 500,000 SEK per year Maximum 1,500,000 SEK per year

Publication of grant award

No later than mid-November 2016


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