Calls

Open calls

Calls for proposals are constantly launched as part of the cooperation between Sweden and Brazil.

Vinnova International Staff Exchange in Emerging Technologies 2024
Individual mobility must take place on site for a minimum of four weeks and a maximum of six months.

Deadline for submissions: Continuous until November (the proposals will be analyzed on August, September, October and November)

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Closed calls

Call of Innovation Projects CISB 13/2024 - Support for International Collaboration
CISB, in partnership with CNPq and Saab, will finance a 1 week trip to Sweden for researchers to participate of bilateral meetings and an event.

Deadline for submissions: April 18th 2024

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Call of Innovation Projects CISB 12/2024 - Support for International Collaboration
CISB, in partnership with CNPq and Saab, will finance a 1 week trip of Brazilian startups representatives. This call aims to connect, structure collaborative projects, and facilitate business between Brazil and Sweden.

Deadline for submissions: April 10th 2024

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2024 MCTI-CNPq-CISB-Saab AB joint Call
A joint call for proposals between CNPq, CISB and Saab AB will select researchers interested in developing research projects at institutions of excellence in Sweden and in collaboration with Saab AB.

Deadline: February 29, 2024

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2023 Vinnova-Embrapii Call for joint projects
EMBRAPII and VINNOVA are receiving proposals for joint RD&I projects between Brazilian and Swedish actors in bioeconomy, health, sustainable mining and sustainable cities.

Deadline: 08 February 2024

Decision given: 14 March 2024

Start of the project: 1th April 2024

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Vinnova´s new Call in Individual mobility for applied AI, automation and data sharing
In this call, you can apply for a grant for staff exchange between Sweden and Brazil, in order to increase the organization´s AI competence and initiate long-term cooperation.

Deadline: September 5, 2023

Who can apply: Companies, public organizations and research organizations

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Call of Innovation Projects CISB 10/2022 - Support International Collaboration
The purpose of this Call is to select proposals aimed at providing financial support for the mobility of researchers and mobility of representatives of startups with the purpose of connecting, structuring projects, and/or developing projects between Brazil and Sweden. More information.

Last applicable date: March 17 2023

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MCTI-CNPq-CISB-SAAB No 72/2022
7 postdoctoral fellowships and 3 sandwich doctoral fellowships in Sweden will be awarded to Brazilian researchers, who will develop their research projects in collaboration with Swedish industry.

Deadline: 03 march 2023

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Contact: projects@cisb.org.br

Eureka GlobalStars: Vinnova & FAPESP
Sweden's innovation agency, Vinnova, and the São Paulo Research Foundation, FAPESP, will fund bilateral R&D projects on AI for Smart Cities, Health, and Industry 4.0.

Who can apply: at least one company, organisations from São Paulo State in Brazil and organisations from Sweden

Last applicable date: 31 January 2023

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Staff exchange for applied AI-research 2.0 - spring 2022
The Swedish Innovation Agency, Vinnova launched an international call for mobility in Artificial Intelligence between Brazil and Sweden.
The goal is to increase AI training as well as long-term cooperation.

Who can apply: Companies, public organizations and research organizations

Last applicable date: 4 October 2022

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Call of Innovation Projects 09/2021
CISB, CNPq and Saab call for Brazilian startups focused on artificial intelligence. Selected companies will receive funding for a trip to Sweden, with a specific agenda aimed at the connection with large corporations and potential Swedish partners.

Deadline: 18 March 2022

More information: https://www.cisb.org.br/callofinnovation/
Contact: projects@cisb.org.br

CNPq-MCTI-CISB-Saab Call 23/2021
7 postdoctoral fellowships and 3 sandwich doctoral fellowships in Sweden will be awarded to Brazilian researchers, who will develop their research projects in collaboration with Swedish industry.

Deadline: 18 February 2022

More information: https://cisb.org.br/cnpq-cisb-saab/ (in Portuguese)
Contact: projects@cisb.org.br

Call of Innovation Projects CISB 07/2020 - Support for International Collaboration
CISB, in partnership with CNPq and Saab AB, will support the mobility of researchers that aim to connect and structure collaborative projects between Brazil and Sweden in Artificial Intelligence.

Deadline for proposals submission: 27 August 2021

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Staff exchange for applied AI-research 2.0
The Swedish Innovation Agency, Vinnova launched an international call for mobility in Artificial Intelligence between Brazil and Sweden.
The goal is to increase AI training as well as long-term cooperation.

Who can apply: Companies, public organizations and research organizations
Last applicable date: 30 Sep 2021 - 14:00 CET

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Vinnova-Embrapii Call for joint projects
EMBRAPII, SENAI and VINNOVA are receiving proposals for joint RD&I projects between Brazilian and Swedish actors in any area of knowledge.

Deadline: 03 November 2021
Decision given: 26 November 2021
Start of the project: 29 November 2021
Contact: Brazil - inter.coop@embrapii.org.br | Sweden - regina.summer@vinnova.se

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Open call for cities - Climate Smart Cities Challenge
The Climate Smart Cities Challenge, a global Innovation Challenge, opened a call to cities around the world interested in reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other social benefits.
The challenge is open for Brazilian cities and other actors to participate in.
Deadline for application: 22 January 2021
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Vinnova-Embrapii Call for joint projects
EMBRAPII and VINNOVA are receiving proposals for joint RD&I projects between Brazilian and Swedish actors in any area of knowledge.
Deadline: 30 November 2020
Decision given: 18 December 2020
Start of the project: 15 January 2021
Contact: Brazil - inter.coop@embrapii.org.br | Sweden - regina.summer@vinnova.se
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6th Call for Projects CNPq-CISB-Saab
Deadline for proposals submission: 09 March 2020
CNPq, CISB and Saab offer 10 scholarships, 7 for post-doctorate and 3 for sandwich doctorate at research institutions in Sweden.
The priority areas are: autonomous systems, communication networks, human performance, propulsion, materials and aeronautical engineering..
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Innovation collaboration with Brazil (FAPESP, São Paulo) autumn 2019
Closed on 31 October 2019
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Innovation collaboration with Brazil (SENAI) within Bioeconomy
Closed on 31 October 2019
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