Non-profit sector of research & development

 

Non‑profit sector of R&D comprises of civic associations and non‑profit organisations engaging in the area of R&D. These non‑profit organisations are eligible to receive public support to perform R&D:

 

  • Academia Istropolitana Nova, Svätý Jur, humanities (www.ainova.sk, primary activity other than R&D)
  • AMAVET, n. o. (Association for Youth, Science and Technology), Bratislava, natural sciences (www.amavet.sk)
  • Aqua Vita – Živá voda, Society for research and conservation of wetlands, o. z., Liptovský Mikuláš, engineering and technology (www.aquavita.szm.com, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Association of Research and Development Industrial Organizations, Bratislava, natural sciences (www.zpvvo.sk, in Slovak only)
  • BAKOMI, Banská Štiavnica, social sciences (www.bakomi.sk, in Slovak only, primary activity other than R&D)
  • BIOMASA, Association of legal entities, Kysucký Lieskovec (www.biomasa.sk, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Building Testing and Research Institute, n. o., Bratislava, engineering and technology (www.tsus.sk, primary activity other than R&D)
  • CELIM Slovakia, Trnava, natural sciences (www.celim.sk, in Slovak only)
  • Centre for Development of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry, Nitra, natural sciences
  • EPPP – European Public Policy Partnership, Bratislava, social sciences (www.eppp.sk)
  • EsFem – Center for Gender Equality, Bratislava, natural sciences (www.esfem.sk, in Slovak only)
  • EUROIURIS – European Legal Centre, o. z., Bratislava, social sciences (www.euroiuris.sk)
  • ICARST, n. o. (International Centre for Applied research and Sustainable Technology), Bratislava, natural sciences (www.icarst.org)
  • MEDIREX GROUP ACADEMY, n. o., Trnava, medical sciences (www.medirexgroupacademy.sk, in Slovak only)
  • National Agency for Development of Small and Medium Enterprises, association of legal entities, Bratislava, natural sciences (www.nadsme.sk)
  • PrevenciaAD, Pezinok, social sciences (http://prevenciaad.vacau.com, in Slovak only)
  • Raptor Protection of Slovakia, Bratislava, Natural sciences (www.dravce.sk, in Slovak only)
  • Research Institute of Posts and Telecommunications, engineering and technology, Banská Bystrica (www.vus.sk)
  • Slovak Association of Business Process Management, Košice, engineering and technology (www.sapria.sk, in Slovak only, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Slovak Governance Institute, Bratislava, natural sciences (www.governance.sk)
  • Slovak Legal Metrology, Banská Bystrica, engineering and technology (www.slm.sk, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Slovak Public Health Association, Košice, natural sciences (www.savez.sk, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Society for the Protection of Bats in Slovakia, Bardejov, natural sciences (www.netopiere.sk, in Slovak only, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Transport Research Company, Bratislava (www.dvs-eu.sk, in Slovak only)
  • VEDUTA, Hronsek, engineering and technology (www.veduta.eu, in Slovak only, primary activity other than R&D)
  • Welding Research Institute – Industrial Institute of the Slovak Republic, Bratislava, engineering and technology (www.vuz.sk)
  • The Young Physicists’ Tournament, Bratislava, natural sciences (www.tmfsr.sk, in Slovak only)

 

Support service in innovative processes development in SMEs and technology transfer is provided by the Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) Bratislava, which is a member of the European Enterprise Network. The complete database of R&D organisations can be found on the website www.skcris.sk.