Bottom up funding


Innosuisse is the Swiss Innovation Promotion Agency replacing the CTI.

Innosuisse Innovation Check

SME’s have the opportunity to apply for an innovation check. With this check a public research partner can provide R&D services worth CHF 15’000 to evaluate the feasibility of new ideas.
Further information can be found at Innosuisse.

Mentors for your innovation project

In addition, CTI provides support through innovation mentors.
Swissphotonics is the NTN (National Thematic Network) for Photonics of Innosuisse and its major task is to support the innovation forces within SMEs, by supporting the SMEs in contacting their appropriate research institute and by providing them with the appropriate funding tool.
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