Denmark: IFD

Name of Funding agency
Innovation Fund Denmark
Geographical coverage (national/regional)
Name of the programme/initiative
Programme owner
Innovation Fund Denmark
Program manager (executing funding organisation)
Innovation Fund Denmark
Contact person(s) (e-mail, tel.)

Daniel G. Marques, , +45 6190 5006

Jens Peter Vittrup,  , +45 6190 5023

Martin Søndergaard, , +45 6190 5065

Funding commitment
1.000.000 €
Anticipated number of fundable research partners

5-6 Danish partners in 3-4 projects

Maximum funding per grant awarded to a partner

Max funding for one Danish partner incl. overhead is 300.000 MEuro, Max funding for all Danish partners in one project incl overhead is 500.000 MEuro.

Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range

IFD can fund all TRL levels.

Funding rates (approx.)

Depending on type of organisation. See IFD General Guidelines for International projects

Major eligibility criteria (e.g. types of organisations, thematic restriction, cost types and caps)

IFD can fund all types of partners, but will prioritize projects with both a Danish organisations, thematic industrial partner and a knowledge institution, if two projects have the same score.

Submission of the proposal at national/regional level (schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines, etc.)

Danish applicants are invited to uploade a pdf version of the international application on our national e-grant platform after the call deadline.

Submission of financial and scientific reports at the national/regional level

Successful Danish partners in approved projects must hand in financial reports every 3 month for SME's and every half year for other. Based on the financial reports and 6 months progress reports, IFD can reimburse cost in the previous period. Every 12 months an audit report must be submitted in order to continue the funding.

Further guidance

Innovation Fund Denmark's Guidelines for International Projects