Foundation / Corporation
Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality (STCSM), and Shanghai Science and Technology Exchange center (SSTEC)
Grants to Israel and Shanghai, China companies for joint industrial research and development projects aimed at the development of processes or projects leading to commercialization on a global level. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for joint projects based on merit that include science and technology development leading to commercial success, social good, and benefits to both countries.
The criteria to be followed in order to apply to the program call are:
a) At least two science and technology companies from the respective countries should express a desire to cooperate in the research and development of a new product or a new process.
b) The project may involve more than one company from each side; academic/research entities are eligible to join as sub-contractors only.
c) The product should be highly innovative with significant commercial potential. The joint industrial R&D project should aim at development of products/processes leading to commercialization in the global market
d) The project partners should agree in advance on the IP rights and on the commercialization strategy of the product or process.
e) The project should demonstrate the contribution of the participants from both countries
f) The project must be balanced between participants and significant to both partners.
GrantWatch ID#: 167766
In Israel: The program financial support will not exceed 50% of the eligible and approved R&D costs.
In Shanghai: Between 1M-2M RMB per project.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Ms. Racheli Ben-Onn, Program Manager
Mr. Tang Dengwei
Mr. Chenhao Li
STCSM - Shanghai Municipal Science & Technology Commission
No. 200, People’s Ave.
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.