Offensive Sciences

Countries: France, Germany, Switzerland
Border(s): France-Germany, France-Switzerland, Germany-Switzerland,
Tri-national Metropolitan Region of the Upper Rhine, Upper Rhine Conference,
European programme(s):
Interreg IVA - Upper Rhine
- Research and innovation

Lead partner: Steinbeis Innovation GmbH

The Science Offensive ("Offensive Sciences" in French) is a unique initiative in Europe supporting outstanding cross-border projects in research and innovation, through co-funding granted by the Länder of Baden-Württemberg and Rheinland-Pfalz, the Alsace Region and the EU (Interreg IV Upper Rhine programme).
The objective of the calls for projects is to encourage Upper Rhine researchers to make best use of the potential for research and development by cooperating at cross-border level.


Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg
Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Weiterbildung und Kultur des Landes Rheinland-Pfalz
Région Alsace

Project goals 

Project duration


Total cost

290 000 €

EU funding

145 000 €