Innosuisse supports science-based projects of start-ups with significant innovation potential. These innovation projects must be based on application-oriented research and prepare start-ups for entering the market for the first time. In the case of projects, only the start-up is supported. No research partners are supported. Funding is available for projects in all subject areas.

This offer is aimed at start-ups

Which innovation projects are funded?


The first applications can probably be submitted continuously from the end of the first quarter of 2023. From this point on, funding for start-up innovation projects becomes a fixed component of the Innosuisse funding portfolio. Projects can be submitted on an ongoing basis. There are no tenders. The first projects are expected to start at the end of summer 2023. All information on the application process will be available on the Innosuisse website from 2023. Further information


Comparison Swiss Accelerator/Start-up innovation projects