Innovation Fund Denmark

The overall aim of the Innovation Fund is to support the development of knowledge and technology in order to strengthen research and innovative solutions that may benefit growth and employment in Denmark.
Innovation Fund Denmark

The overall aim of the Innovation Fund is to support the development of knowledge and technology, including advanced technology, in order to strengthen research and innovative solutions that may benefit growth and employment in Denmark.

Funding applications can target either:

-   Grand Solutions – i.e. technological R&D projects, or relatively close to market projects, typically holding high commercial potential

-   InnoBooster – grants for SMEs targeting recruitment of academic/research personnel, collaboration with knowledge institutions and other innovation activities

- Co-financing of industrial PhDs, Post Docs, etc.

 

Commercial opportunities

As a private company participating in an Innovation Fund project it is possible to obtain funding for the development of high-potential products, thus improving your market position and competitiveness.

The Innovation Fund opens the way for research institutions and public parties to publish research results, education, spin-offs and technologies to the benefit of the society.

 

Funding available

In Grand Solutions, the Innovation Fund offers grants of DKK 5-30M available for funding of projects, with the Fund contributing up to 75% of eligible project costs.

 

Requirements

For a given project idea submitted as a Grand Solution, applications need to demonstrate:

-   Obvious business potential: project results should be commercialised and create revenue for participating companies.

-   Internationally recognised, high quality research and innovation: original research at/beyond state-of-the-art, and the inclusion of qualified partners.

-   Entrepreneurship: public-private partnership; knowledge sharing in the project; and an adequate project governance structure and processes.

 


Upcoming deadlines for Innovation Fund Denmark



DK
Innovation Fund Denmark
31-12-2019
SME // Large Enterprises // Public sector
Call Topic
InnoBooster
Type of activity
R&D, Cooperation
DK // DE
Innovation Fund Denmark
19-02-2019
Small business // SME // Large Enterprises
Call Topic
Grand Solutions
Type of activity
R&D, Innovation, Collaboration

See also the following pages

Ansøgningsforløb
Programme website