Apply for the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship!

The City of Stockholm wants to support creative people with innovative ideas. 100,000 SEK, free office space and innovation consulting could be yours. Are you ready to take your innovation to the next level?  Application deadline 12 October, 2021.

The Stockholm Innovation Scholarship is awarded to five innovators in different categories:

  1. Life science and health
  2. Simplify everyday life
  3. Creative industries
  4. Travel and turism
  5. Social impact and sustainability


Each scholarship winner receives

  • 100 000 SEK
  • innovation coaching from Almi
  • marketing and networking opportunities
  • free workspace at United Spaces for six months.


How to apply

The application period for the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship 2021 is open until October 12 at 4 pm. Find out more about how to apply in our guide.



Every scholarship category of Stockholm Innovation Scholarship and Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship has dedicated jury members. They have expertise and experience within both innovation and the category’s specific industry.

Every jury member will sign a non-disclosure agreement, NDA, so that applicants can safely share and present their innovation. We endeavour to renew the jury every five years.


Previous years’ finalists may apply for the Acceleration Scholarship

Finalists in the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship from the past five years are eligible to apply for the Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship. This year two scholars will be awarded the scholarship.

After the application process, the jury choose two winners. The winners are invited to a prize ceremony where they are awarded 250 000 SEK  each. The winners are also offered a custom made programme from Almi and a free workspace at United Spaces.


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