Academia Raetica was established in 2006. It acts as the platform organisation and primary contact point for scientific research and education in Graubünden. Academia Raetica informs policymakers and the public about the contents of domestic research in the disciplines of medicine, life sciences, technology, natural sciences, and humanities. Its twenty member institutions members are self-standing institutions with nationally or internationally recognized excellence. They contribute to innovation, economic and social prosperity in the region. Academia Raetica founded the Graduate School Graubünden in 2013. The Graduate School Graubünden supports young scientists in coordination with the Canton of Graubünden and Swiss universites.