Admission criteria

Boldbrain is aimed at startups from any sector, provided they have an innovative character. In order to support indigenous entrepreneurship and encourage a rotation of participants in the various programs at national level, specific application criteria are defined. To be eligible for Boldbrain, applications shall comply with at least one of the two following conditions:

  • Applications shall be submitted by individuals who are resident in Switzerland for at least one year; in the case of a team, at least one of the member must be residing in Switzerland for at least one year
  • Applications for projects already admitted to an incubation or coaching program provided by an incubator or a business accelerator located in Ticino

If does a company already exist, it must be less than 3 years old.

All submitted documentation must be in English.

Before sending your application, make sure that your startup meets all the requirements by carefully reading the admission regulations.