Applying for an enable grant

The enable grant is open to all EPFL researchers to help them move their idea out of the lab.

enable awards a maximum grant of CHF 30,000 to support (amongst others):

  • Designing and making of prototypes
  • Development of software applications and user interfaces
  • Scaling-up assessment
  • Performing pre-clinical studies
  • Validating applications and use
  • Showcasing technology

The proposed project must have a filed patent application, or be in the process of filing through the Technology Transfer Office and be approved by the lab’s professor. The expected results (deliverables) of the project must also be clearly defined

If you’re interested in moving your idea forward, get in touch or


enable program
Technology Transfer Office
EPFL Innovation Park J
CH-1015 Lausanne

Contact: [email protected]