The Bavarian Research and Innovation Agency partners

The Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR)

advises and supports scientists from Bavarian universities and industrial stakeholders in obtaining EU funding for innovative RDI projects – from project initiation to project implementation. For further information on BayFOR's services, click here.

The Bayerische Forschungsstiftung

funds innovative application-oriented research and development projects, jointly undertaken by science and industry, which are important for the scientific-technological development of Bavaria.

The Bayerische Patentallianz

as the central patent and marketing agency of 26 Bavarian universities and universities of applied sciences, brings together science and business. As the official WIPANO partner for Bavaria, it offers support and consulting services to small and medium businesses regarding proprietary protection and marketing of inventions.

Bayern Innovativ

supports especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) to enhance their innovation dynamics. Bayern Innovativ connects and accompanies cooperation partners of all branches from industry and science in the innovation process at all stages of the value chain. Projektträger Bayern, as a business unit of Bayern Innovativ GmbH, acts on the one hand as project management agency for various funding programmes of the Bavarian State Government and on the other hand as a funding guide to other programmes or responsible agencies.

Competent Support for Excellent Research in Bavaria, Europe and the World

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Competent Support for Excellent Research in Bavaria, Europe and the World

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