Leading House Asia : Innovation Partnership Grants

Publié le 24.05.2022. Mis à jour le 24.05.2022.

Innovation Partnership Grants support the establishment of a collaboration between Switzerland-based academic researchers and non-academic “innovation agents” in East and Southeast Asia.

Grant sum: max. 20 kCHF

Project duration: up to 12 months

Eligible partners: located in China, Japan, South Korea, ASEAN member states. Research partners located in Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan are also eligible.

Goals and objectives

'Innovation Partnership Grants' support the establishment of a cooperation between Switzerland-based researchers with non-academic innovation agents in East and Southeast Asia. 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.


Call launch: 17 May 2022

Application deadline: 31 July 2022

Review process: August-September 2022

Decision: mid-September 2022

Earliest project start: November 2022

Project duration: up to 12 months

Call document, contacts and application form are available on the LH Asia website.