Are you planning to hold a congress, a conference, or an international symposium in Zurich?

Then why not apply for a grant? The Zurich Convention Bureau is now offering you financial support in addition to free advice. In close cooperation with the universities, Zürich Tourism will help your event to be a resounding success.

Why Zurich?

Zurich is one of the most important hubs for life sciences and ICT in Europe. The cosmopolitan city is Switzerland’s economic and scientific center, has excellent transport connections, and is distinguished by its outstanding quality of living.

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The Application Procedure

Grants for University Events

The applicants provide information about the project and the purpose of the requested funds. The board of Zürich Tourism decides on the allocation of the funds based on a number of criteria. The awarded amount is earmarked for a designated purpose.

The Criteria

You can apply for a grant if your event fulfills the following three criteria:

  • International
    At least 50 percent of the participants come from abroad.

  • Multi-Day
    The event extends over a period of two days or more and includes at least two overnight stays.
  • Relevant
    The minimum number of participants is 500 per day.

How else can we help?

Apart from financial support, the Zurich Convention Bureau provides a number of other helpful services for the organization of your event. Get an overview here.

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Apply now and receive comprehensive support for your next event in Zurich.

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