Innovation Fund Denmark

Provides 0.7 - 4M € in subsidies for research and development within:

About Innovation Fund Denmark

In 2016, Innovation Fund Denmark will invest €80M in innovative initiatives to create growth and employment in Denmark.

Possibilities with Innovation Fund Denmark

Since the merger of the funds is still recent, the requirements for the individual programs may change as they develop. The information on this page will therefore be updated regularly as the calls are being published. 

Innovationsfonden works within the following 6 research areas:

  • Bioresources, Food and Lifestyle
  • Trade, Service and Society
  • Energy, Climate and Environment
  • Production, Materials, Digitisation and ICT
  • Infrastructure, Transport and Construction
  • Biotech, Medico and Health

Grand Solutions

Innovation Fund Denmark offers co-financing for projects focussing is on research, technology, experimental development and/or market development. The fund has the following requirements for the projects:

  • 2-5 years duration
  • Maximum co-financing of up to 50% (60% for SMEs). Upon successful application projects receive DKK 5-30m in co-funding
  • Participation from a minimum of one Danish company and one Danish public research institution
  • The funding from Innovationsfonden – Denmark can account for a maximum of 75% of the total project costs

The application process has two phases:
Phase 1: Concise expression of interest. Based on this, staff and Executive Management prepare decision-support for the Board, which decides whether to extend an invitation to apply for Phase 2
Phase 2: The application proper. Staff and Executive Management prepare decision support for the Board after procuring inputs from external peer reviewers. The Board then makes the final decision

Upcoming deadlines

There are currently no calls under Innovation Fund Denmark.

Can your project get funding from Innovation Fund Denmark?

Let us contact you to discuss your possibilities within Innovation Fund Denmark

Can your project get funding?

We can tell you if your project is suited for public funding. Tell us a little bit about your project we can help you identify the funding potential.

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We help you succeed

We help companies obtain public funding by converting good projects to well-prepared applications.

Our services cover the entire application process:

Identifying funding opportunities
We identifying your best funding opportunities
Planning and scoping your project
We plan and scope your project to meet demands
Writing the successful application
We write the application that increases your chance of success