Start-up coaches

Call Start-up Coaches

Call for new Innosuisse start-up coaches

To strengthen the start-ups and scale-ups that Innosuisse supports in the Start-up Coaching programme, we are looking to accredit the following types of new coaches: regular start-up coaches, scale-up coaches and special coaches. More information and application until 31 January 2021.

Flagship Initiative


New call

The first call of the Flagship Initiative is launched. The aim is to foster systemic innovation that helps to master major challenges for economy and society in Switzerland. Consortia can submit flagship pre-proposals until 31 March 2021.

New impulse programme

Impulse programme Innosuisse

The new impulse programme has started!

The objective of the impulse programme Swiss Innovation Power is to stimulate the innovation activities. Eased financial terms for innovation projects submitted in 2021 and 2022 are intended to help small to medium-sized companies and organisations maintain their innovative strength during the pandemic.

KOF survey

KOF survey results

KOF survey on Innosuisse’s funding clients

The new study conducted by the KOF at ETH Zurich shows that Innosuisse supports highly innovative companies’ risky innovation projects.

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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

Gesuch eingeben mit Analytics

Innosuisse Analytics Tool

Analytics is Innosuisse’s platform for submitting applications. 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.