At some point in developing your idea you might need it: money. IXA offers researchers from all University’s research fields, from engineering, maths and life sciences to the arts, humanities and social sciences access to a variety of funding and grants. The resources support start-up or early-stage activities, e.g., carry out feasibility studies, start your innovation-driven enterprise, or support your efforts in collaboration with companies. Follow the links for more information on eligibility, terms and conditions of each of the following funds:
The information on the funding opportunities provided on this site is not comprehensive. Please contact IXA for financial resources.
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