Innosuisse – the Swiss Innovation Agency – promotes collaboration between science and the market, through innovative projects, networking, training and coaching. Its aim is to ensure the success of Swiss start-ups, products and other services. The Agency applies the principle of subsidiarity, by supporting innovative projects that could not be implemented without funding or that do not exploit their commercial potential.


Procedure to follow

  • Any request for support addressed to Innosuisse must be submitted via GrantsDB. For more information, you can refer to the Research Office website.

Note that for any Innosuisse projects subtmitted after January 1, 2018, it is necessary to record hours worked for each employee on Chronos.

Moreover, the research contract only get valid once signed by all the contracting parties. The project must start no later than three months after that.


Useful links

FAQ Innosuisse.
Factsheets Innosuisse 2016-2017-2018


For grant’s application related questions: [email protected]

Please send us your questions and suggestions at the following address:
Luc Tinguely: [email protected]
Tél. + 41 21 693 24 37