Switch On Programme

For problem-solving startups that want to start shining


Who are Switch On companies?

  • You have a proven prototype or proof of concept for an innovative product that addresses critical manufacturing pain points (TRL 6 minimum).​
  • You have recently established a legal entity or are planning to do so in the near-term.​
  • You have no, or low, commercial revenues.
  • You have an entrepreneurial team, with a minimum of two members, and at least one co-founder resident in a EU or Horizon Europe associated country.​
  • You are looking to enhance and complement your business development efforts.
  • You are currently looking for access to finance from equity partners, or plan to do so in the future.


In this programme, the Business Creation team will offer you a tailored package of business development and access to finance support services.  Please fill out the expression of interest form below, and a representative from the Business Creation team will be in touch shortly.

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