Are you looking to valorise the results of your academic research by creating a company in the Brussels-Capital Region? With our financial support, you can finish an innovative product, process or service and research the industrial and commercial conditions for creating a Brussels spin-off!

Are you eligible?

  • You are a research organisation, which develops all or some of its activities in the Brussels-Capital Region.
  • Your project:
    • aims to create a spin-off in Brussels.
    • has the support of a researcher-entrepreneur, holding a diploma of higher education of the long type and a supervisor (senior professor or researcher).
    • has the support of at least two sponsors from the economic world who will accompany the researcher-entrepreneur during the economic valorisation of the project.
    • is likely to have a favourable impact on the economy, employment or sustainable development in the Brussels-Capital Region.

Find out more about the terms and conditions for eligibility in the regulations.


The procedure in 3 steps

  • During the project call, the research centre submits the application to Innoviris using the appropriate form.
  • The application is then evaluated by a jury of scientific experts as well as an industry expert. The evaluation is based on the submitted documents and an interview, as stated in the programme regulations.
  • If your project is selected, it must be launched in the last quarter of the current year.

The procedure is explained in the regulations.  


Other information

The funding covers 100% of the project cost.

The funding covers a period of two years and can be extended for another year.

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