New calls for projects

The BRIDGE programme is launching two new calls for projects in 2022. The call for BRIDGE Proof of concept is aimed at young researchers. The call for BRIDGE Discovery is aimed at experienced researchers. These are opportunities not to be missed to bring your research to fruition.

Revision of RIPA


Parliament gives Innosuisse more leeway for innovation promotion

Innosuisse is to be given more flexibility in funding. In the winter session, both councils adopted the revision of the Federal Act on the Promotion of Research and Innovation with various amendments.

NTN Innovation Boosters


Innosuisse is promoting six new NTN Innovation Booster

Innosuisse has been supporting 12 NTN Innovation Boosters for a year now. Their goal is to promote more radical innovation ideas in Switzerland. The Innovation Council has now selected six more initiatives. These will start their work in January 2022 and will enrich the existing subject portfolio.

Energy Funding Programme


Recommendations for the energy transition in Switzerland

At the end of the Energy Funding Programme, the eight Swiss Competence Centres for Energy Research (SCCER) made recommendations for Switzerland's energy future in their final report. We have summarised the most important recommendations in a document.

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Support innovation: an example

Support instruments

Innosuisse supports science-based innovation in the interest of the economy and society through: innovation projects, support for start-ups, internationalisation and networking support.

Guide for finding the right support offer

Innosuisse Guide

The Innosuisse Guide helps you find the right support offer in just a few steps. From individual advice through to national and international networking opportunities and financial support.

Submit an application

Application platform Innosuisse

Innosuisse application platform

The platforms Innolink and Analytics are used to submit and manage applications to Innosuisse. Project partners and start-ups can submit new applications, while Innosuisse members can access the projects and cases assigned to them.

Support domains of Innosuisse

Innosuisse - Start and grow your business

You can become a CEO with Innosuisse

We support entrepreneurial thinking through targeted training and offer personalised coaching to start-ups and those interested in setting up a business.

Innosuisse - Start your innovation project

Innosuisse helps leverage your innovation

Innosuisse supports science-based innovation projects. From preliminary studies right through to projects without implementation partners – your start-up opportunities are manifold.

Gaining a foothold in the international market with Innosuisse

We help companies work together across national borders and start-ups who want to gain a foothold in the international market. 

Consulting and networking

We support networks and events in key innovation fields. Our innovation mentors help you kick-start your innovation project.