The Knowledge Foundation

The Knowledge Foundation funds research and competence development at Sweden’s university colleges and new universities with the purpose of strengthening Sweden’s competitiveness.

Get to know the Knowledge Foundation

What we do

We provide funding when activities are conducted in collaboration between academic staff and business sector partners. The aim is to build internationally competitive, integrated research and education environments.

Who can apply?

In accordance with our statutes, we fund research and competence development at Sweden’s university colleges and new universities.

Co-production

What does co-production mean?

For us, co-production is about the shared production of knowledge, whereby academia and companies solve problems and work together to attain research finding.

Statues

Statues

Higher Education Institutions we support