With INNOVATORINNEN (FEMALE INNOVATORS) the BMAW (Federal Ministry of Labour and Economy) aims to provide targeted support to women in research and innovation and to make them more visible.

Highly qualified women are encouraged to develop their ideas, to establish new  highly interdisciplinary network contacts and to have more creative freedom and professional development. INNOVATORINNEN offers female researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs career training, networking events, the INNOVATORINNEN LEADERSHIP program and the INNOVATORINNEN alumnae network.

The essentials in brief

Program Owner / Sponsor
Bottom-up, Digitalisation & Broadband, Energy Transition, Further research areas, Life Sciences & Health, Mobility Transition, People, Qualification & Gender, Production & Materials, Society & Security, Space & Aviation
Target group
(Non-profit) Associations, Authorities, Competence centres, Large companies, Research facilities, Single researchers, Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), Start Up, Universities, Universities of applied sciences
Description of the target group researchers and founders from science and technology, HR managers, executives and experts from research and technology
Type of offer
Advice, Initiative, Networking and Cooperation, Service, Training