Next call for R&D Project Outlines will Open in January

SWII Call 2023

There will be no dedicated bilateral Call for Sweden-Switzerland in 2023.

The following calls are open for SWII partners:

First half of 2023 – Call related to SWII topic Additive Manufacturing & Lightweight Technologies:

Sweden-Switzerland are participating in the EUREKA Lightweight call. The call will open in January 2023.

  • The call will focus on Lightweight topics
  • Submission by March 2023 (more info to come)
  • Draft applications will be reviewed “on demand” by Vinnova and Innosuisse

Eurostars Call 4 is expected to open in the beginning of 2023. Please note that Vinnova is not participating in this call and therefore the submission of SWII applications are not possible.

Second half of 2023 – Call related to SWII topics Digitization – AI, Big Data, IoT & VR for holistic and sustainable industries & societies (SWII 2022) / Swiss Nordic Bio (2023):

Eurostars Call 5 is expected to open in July 2023

Sweden-Switzerland will be participating in the Eurostars Call 5 that will open in July, 2023.

  • The Call will be open for all topics
  • Submission by September, 2023 (more info to come)
  • Draft applications will be reviewed “on demand” by Vinnova and Innosuisse


The aim of the SWII calls is to provide applicants:

  • Partnering opportunities
  • Recommendations on suitable EUREKA funding mechanisms
  • Guidance on how to prepare a high quality proposal

Swedish small and medium size companies, SME's may apply @Vinnova for travel grants for SWII 2022 conference in Switzerland. 

  • Project title in Swedish application for travel should be "SWII 2022 Dübendorf"
  • November 15th is the last day of application for travel grant
  • Swedish R&D performing SME's may apply for maximum 15 000 SEK
  • A grant may cover travel costs such as tickets and hotel
  • A grant may not cover cost for personal, indirect costs (overhead) or other direct costs

Important! Attach the mandatory "declaration about other de minimis aid" form upon submission. 

Link for mandatory "declaration about other de minimis aid" is here.
Link for application is here.

For further information contact:

The Swiss EUREKA office at the Innosuisse:
Mr. Janique Siffert (main contact), +41 58 466 70 70, 
Ms. Colette John-Grant (EUREKA and Eurostars), +41 58 466 77 32,

The Swedish EUREKA office at Vinnova:
Mr. Peter Lindberg, +46 8 473 31 93, 
Mr. Tero Stjernstoft, +46 8 473 32 96,
Mr. Lars Gustafsson, +46 8 473 32 12,

Check the official Eurostars website or contact your national office at Vinnova or Innosuisse for more information.

Upcoming events

March 30, 2023 
Swiss Nordic Bio
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September, 2023 (TBD)
Swiss Swedish Innovation Initiative
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Contact person:
Ms. Ulrika Hallström, Project Manager,
Business Sweden Switzerland

Direct phone: +48 883 844 051