Cyprus Seeds is a non-profit organization with the mission to support the commercialization of innovative academic research in Cyprus.
To achieve its objectives, Cyprus Seeds offers an annual 12M program to a small number of scientific teams whose projects give breakthrough solutions to world problems from any area, including health, environment, and art. In addition to grants, it offers mentoring, business skills training, and networking with investors. Cyprus Seeds is funded through donations from Foundations, corporations, and individuals in Cyprus and abroad. Among the great achievements of Cyprus Seeds are the signing for two option-to-be licensing agreements, the creation of one start-up company, and the spinning out of the University of Cyprus a solar energy research project.