Funding options for transfer projects

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Photo: Tilo Bergemann / Potsdam Transfer

We sensitise potential project partners to the research of the University of Potsdam and initiate research and development projects between the university and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the region. Simply contact us to outline where you are in need of support. We will be happy to make an appointment with you for a preliminary briefing, both in our offices or we can travel to you.

This service is part of the project "Economic Knowledge and Technology Transfer".


We are pleased to support you with the following funding programmes:

ZIM: Zentrales Investitionsprogramm Mittelstand (Central investment programme for small and medium-sized enterprises)

BIF: Brandenburger Innovationsfachkraft (Brandenburg Innovation Specialist)

ProFIT: Programm zur Förderung von Forschung, Innovation und Technologie (Programme to promote research, innovation and technology)

Transfer Bonus

BIG: Brandenburger Innovationsgutschein (Brandenburg Innovation Voucher)

StaF: Stärkung der technologischen und anwendungsnahen Forschung in Wissenschaftseinrichtungen (Strengthening technological and applied research in scientific institutions)

VIP+: Validierung des Innovationspotentials wissenschaftlicher Forschung (Validation of the innovation potential of scientific research)