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CYD proof of concept Fellowships program

A brand-new CYD proof of concept Fellowships program promoting research and innovation in cyber-defence has been launched by the EPFL and the Cyber-Defence (CYD) Campus.

A rolling call for applications is now open and talented, future entrepreneurs with an innovative vision in cyber-defence are strongly encouraged to apply. These fellowships aim to support applied research leading towards an innovative product or service and they are awarded for a duration of 12 months (max. CHF 130’000.- per application). Applicants must be pursuing or holding bachelor, master or doctoral degrees recognized in Switzerland.

CYD proof of concept fellows should be hosted by a Swiss higher education research center, their own startup based in Switzerland or at EPFL Innovation Park.
 The CYD fellowships are supported by armasuisse Science and Technology.