Strategic research collaboration between Brazil and Denmark - call for proposals

Call for proposals for joint research collaboration under the Scientific Cooperation Agreement between Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP) and the Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD). The deadline for application is March 2, 2020.

New funding opportunities between Denmark and Brazil. The bilateral call between Innovation Fund Denmark and the Brazilian funding agency FAPESP is open. The call aims at funding projects that deliver considerable and tangible results based on collaboration between researchers and companies, contributing to growth, societal impact, and workplaces to both countries

For both regions, it is of major importance to provide solutions within the described fields below, building on common efforts and strengths. The aim of this call is that the funded projects deliver considerable and tangible results at the end of the project period, based on the collaboration between the researchers and companies, which will contribute to growth, societal impact and workplaces to both countries.

The call invites joint research and innovation proposals within the following topics:

  • Industrial process water – aiming at zero-use
  • Handling and optimization of water supply and wastewater
  • Circular economy
  • Digital Health, preventive care, Artificial Intelligence (AI) (Use of Big Data for Healthcare Management)
  • Smarter Cities
  • Renewable Energy
  • Precision Farming
  • FinTech (Financial Technology)
  • Reduction of Emission, including agricultural emission

Read more here.

The deadline for application is Monday, March 2, 2020.

For further information, please contact Jens Peter Vittrup, Innovation Fund Denmark, at, or Simone Godoi, São Paulo Research Foundation, at