Closed call

01 February - 07 March 2017

Proof of concept grant – Life science

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

Participating researchers

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

Grant period

1 year (2017)

Grant amount

Minimum 400,000 SEK per year, maximum 1,500,000 SEK per year.

Publication of grant award

Beginning of November 2017

Start of grant period


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