Laura Bassi 4.0 - The Programme

Women create equal opportunities in digitalisation

The Laura Bassi 4.0 programme is aimed at women who want to play an active role in shaping digitalisation. The programme enables the implementation of network-based inter- and transdisciplinary research and innovation projects and focuses on digitalisation and cooperation based on equal opportunities in order to increase the innovation output of Austrian businesses (especially SMEs).


With the kind support of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Economy (BMAW).



The essentials in brief

Program Owner / Sponsor Nationalstiftung für Forschung, Technologie und Entwicklung Österreich Fonds
Project type
Target group The target group includes companies, research and knowledge dissemination organisations, universities, universities of applied sciences, private universities, non-university research institutions, technology transfer institutions, innovation agencies and other research-oriented organisations (e.g. associations with a relevant purpose) and other non-commercial institutions (autonomous bodies, non-profit making organisations such as NPOs). All institutions and organisations eligible as funding applicants may also act as partners and funding recipients.
What is being funded Funding is provided for cooperation networks in which creative women work on digitalisation topics of high societal relevance, thus contributing to more equal opportunities.
Availability from 19.10.2018 - 28.02.2019


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