Switzerland

Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education & Research EAER
State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI

Effingerstrasse 27
CH-3003 Bern
SWITZERLAND


Dr. Andreas Gut
National Project Coordinator


Phone: +41 31 322 11 07
Mail: andreas.gut@sbfi.admin.ch

SWITZERLAND HAS LABELLED EURIPIDES²

FUNDING BODY

OPET is the federal government’s competence centre for vocational education and training, Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) and innovation.
 
As the Confederation’s innovation promotion agency, CTI provides support to R&D projects, to entrepreneurship as well as to the development of start-up companies. CTI helps to optimise knowledge and technology transfer through the use of thematic and regional networks and platforms.
 

FUNDING TOOLS

Swiss research institutes or universities are funded, but at least one Swiss company must also participate.

FUNDING IN SWITZERLAND

CTI: GRANTS
  • SME:                                        None
  • Large CO:                                None
  • Public Research-Universities:  up to 100%
     
  • The Swiss industrial partner must provide at least the same budget assigned to the Swiss public R&D partner.