FIT Impact Grants

How do I apply for a FIT Impact Grant? What are the steps in the selection process? Who should I contact? What are the key dates?
All the info is here!

What is the process?

1. Application via your Haute Ecole

2. FIT Impact coordination meeting to review applications

3. Pitch to the Selection Committee

The session starts with a 10-minute pitch for the startup, followed by a 10-minute Q&A by the FIT Impact Committee. 

4. Release of funds

HOW TO APPLY?

For FIT Impact grants, projects must go through the support mechanisms of FIT-accredited universities and Hautes Ecoles. At present, the FIT Impact partner universities are

  • EPFL via its entrepreneurship support programs
  • UNIL and CHUV via UCreate
  • HEIG-VD
  • EHL via theEHL Innovation Hub
  • La Source Institute and School of Health via H4
  • HETSL

Key dates

Important: in order for your application to be presented to the Selection Committee, you must have submitted your complete application before the application deadline.

Deadline for applications:

26 février 2024

20 septembre 2024

Selection Committee

8 mars 2024 de 9h à 12h 

4 octobre 2024 de 9h à 12h