DEADLINE: The Innovation Fund Grand Solutions (Innovationsfonden)
20 August, 2019 @ 09:00 - 12:00 UTC+1
The Innovation Fund Grand Solutions (Innovationsfonden)
Grand Solutions thematic calls, winter 2019
Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD) invests in ambitious and targeted strategic research and innovation projects that creates new solutions, technologies and valuable new knowledge.
With Grand Solutions, Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD) wants through the Grand Solutions calls to invest in ambitious innovation projects with excellent science and strategic research that contributes to create new and tangible solutions to important societal challenges and creates value for Denmark.
The budget this years first three thematic calls in 2019
Better Health: Approx. DKK 120 mill.
Green Growth: Approx. DKK 150 mill.
New Technological Opportunities: Approx. DKK 100 mill.
The main assessment criteria are
Quality of science, research and innovation
Value creation during and after the project period
Efficiency of project execution
Implementation of results
Application deadline: 19 February 2019 at 12:00 CET
Applicants are advised to carefully study the call texts, guidelines and guides in the application form. See ”Guidelines for Grand Solutions 2018” for in-depth details of the assessment criteria.
Selected projects are invited to interviews taking place in October 2019. Applications not invited for interviews and thereby rejected will be notified at the end of September. Final decision on the application is notified at the end of November 2019 with project start in Q1 2020.
The allocation of funds is based on the Act on Innovation Fund Denmark, the National Budget 2018, the 2018 Agreement on Allocation of the Research Reserve, FORSK2025, including the listed pointers for the allocation in FORSK2025 and Innovation Fund Denmark’s thematic investment strategies.