Are you an organisation in one of this programme's 14 available countries? Are you looking to import new technology to your country? Would this technology have a beneficial impact on the environment and help reduce poverty?
Demonstration Projects are international technology and knowledge exchanges involving new and sustainable solutions which positively and measurably impact the environment and poverty reduction.
Our next call will open in August 2018 and close September 2. Another call will be held during the fall and close October 21.
The next call for applications will be an open call with two deadlines, 2nd of September and 21st of October. The sooner your full applications is submitted, the sooner you will receive feedback on your application. Deadline 21st of October is the last chance for demonstration grants to apply to Demon Environment Programme.
Applicants for both planning grants and demonstration grants can apply. Please note that all activities included in the project must end at the latest 31st of December 2019. Any activities and costs after 31st of December 2019 cannot be reimbursed by the programme/grant.
Applicants must fulfil the following eligibility requirements:
Note that no organization, private or public, is eligible for funds if it is involved in any of the following:
Applications are scored based on six key areas:
Projects must fulfil the following eligibility requirements:
Examples of the costs that can be covered by Demonstration Projects grants are:
Technology or equipment investments should make up a substantial proportion of the total project cost.
The grant can range from SEK 500,000 to 1,800,000. Tillväxtverket can fund up to 50 percent of your invoiced equipment costs and up to 80 percent of your invoiced other costs. The remaining 50 percent and 20 percent, respectively, should be fully financed from other sources - either from the applicant's own resources or from other private or public financing sources such as a bank, an international organisation or a public institution.
Tillväxtverket's disbursements will be made retroactively and in relation to previously approved costs within the project. The Grant Recipient is required to present evidence (invoice, receipt etc.) on these payments. The Grant will be disbursed in three stages:
20 % of the total approved grant amount - after the technology has been ordered from the partner
60 % of the total approved grant amount - when the technology is in use and an onsite monitoring inspection has been conducted
20 % of the total approved grant amont - after marketing and communication activities have been carried out in accordance to approved project plan
The following costs are not eligible for funding and will not be reimbursed: