Leading House Asia: Call for Innovation Partnership Grants

Publié le 04.12.2017. Mis à jour le 05.05.2021.

In its function as the Swiss Leading House for Asia, ETH Zurich announces the launch of a new call for Innovation Partnership Grants. The grants will support the establishment of cooperation between Swiss researchers from universities, universities of applied sciences or public research institutes with non-academic innovation agents in China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan), Japan, South Korea and member states of ASEAN. These agents can be corporates, SMEs or start-ups, innovation parks or similar entities with a focus on applied sciences or technical development. The goal of the innovation partnership grants is to initiate long-term partnerships with mutually beneficial concrete outcomes.


The respective guidelines and application form can be found on the website of the LH Asia: https://www.ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/global/funding-opportunities/swiss-bilateral-programmes/Innovation.html .

The call is open to all scientific disciplines including social sciences and humanities and to researchers from all Swiss universities, universities of applied sciences and research institutes.

Deadline for applications is 28 February 2018.

Grant sum: max. 10 kCHF

Project duration: up to 12 months

Eligible countries: China (incl. Hong Kong and Taiwan), Japan, South Korea, ASEAN member states (partner countries)