MoRE – Mobility for Regional Excellence

Region Västra Götaland invites highly experienced researchers from all nations to submit research proposals. The research should be in the area of Sustainable transport solutions, Life science, Green chemistry, Marine environment and the maritime sector, Urban development, Material sciences, Sustainable production, Information and communication technologies and/or Energy. The programme allows any subject approach within and also between areas. A bottom-up approach, with a focus on societal and needs-driven science, is encouraged.


First call now open

The Call is open from February 15 – September 1. The aim is to establish international collaboration of a high scientific quality between research and innovation milieus in Västra Götaland, Sweden and abroad.


This is MoRE

Mobility for regional excellence, MoRE, is a unique programme run by Region Västra Götaland. It is a tool to strengthen research-driven clusters, increase transnational mobility and improve the career development for highly experienced researchers from all nations.


Who may apply?

Highly experienced researchers with a PhD plus 7-12 years of research experienced together with a research and innovation milieu in Västra Götaland, Sweden.


Grant period

The grant period is 12 months and it must be started no later than 12 months after the applicant receive the letter of approval.



Funding is given to costs covering salary, travel and increased living costs, research and training activities.


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