The purpose of the grant is to bridge the gap between basic research and utilisation or commercialisation of research results within the infection area. The proof of concept grant offers persons who are receiving or have received a grant from the Swedish Research Council the opportunity to further develop their research results. This shall be done by verifying the useability and suitability of a new method, product or process developed from an earlier research project, and to carry out activities preparatory to innovation or commercialisation.
Individual researcher who is receiving or has received a grant from the Swedish Research Council with a grant period ending in 2019, 2020 or 2021.
Participating researchers: Up to 6 other researchers may be invited to join the application
Grant period: 1-2 years
Grant amount: Minimum 500 000 SEK in total, maximum 2 000 000 SEK in total.