If you are an EPFL Master’s student, PhD, Postdoc, or professor with a great idea for a startup, we are here to help you turn that idea into a successful business.
We understand that launching a startup can be a daunting task, but with our coaching and incubation grants, we can guide you through the early stages of your project and provide the support you need to make your business a success.
Depending on your own situation, the incubation offer can take the form of financial assistance, advises on operations and marketing and access to resources as well as the opportunity to connect with a powerful network.
Our team is dedicated to helping you reach your full potential as an entrepreneur, and we are excited to work with you on your journey to success.
Find the right type of financial support adapted to the stage and focus of your startup.
A one year support dedicated to accelerating your startup project and getting ready to spinoff.
Get a first opportunity to validate your project and get ready for future grants.
A two to three-month accelerator program designed to forward leading student startups up to a successful market launch.
Master project in your startup
Since 2018, you have the opportunity to perform your Master Thesis in your own startup, even if it is not yet incorporated.
Other Thematic Grants
Obtain a grant speciality tailored to a specific domain
Isabelle Musy Award
Foster women entrepreneurship in science and technology
Accelerate the journey from bench to market in the quantum technologies of tomorrow
EPFL Startup Launchpad
Vice Presidency for Innovation
EPFL Innovation Park J