This summer, two organizations working to bridge the technology communities of the United States and Israel have announced calls for joint proposals. They are from the BIRD Foundation and the New England Israel Business Council.
The Next Opportunity to Submit U.S.- Israel Joint Proposals
To be considered, a project proposal should include:
Refer to www.birdf.com for more information on Homeland Security & Cyber Security projects.
The jointly developed technology or product(s) must have considerable innovation and significant commercial potential.
The maximum conditional grant per project is up to $1 million per project
(up to 50% of the R&D costs associated with the joint project).
Timetable and deadlines:
Please refer to BIRD’s website for submission details – www.birdf.com
For further inquiries please contact:
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NEIBC/ Massachusetts-Israel Innovation Partnership (MIIP)
Water and Clean Energy Track – Request for Proposals
Release Date: March 4, 2013; Joint Submissions Due: Oct. 31, 2013
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Israel are announcing a new Call for Proposals for joint R&D projects in the field of Clean Technologies, highlighting specifically water related technologies and solutions.
The Call is jointly administered by MATIMOP (The Israeli Industry Center for R&D) on behalf of the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) of the Ministry of Industry Trade and Labor in Israel, and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MCEC) on behalf of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the framework of the Massachusetts-Israel Innovation Partnership Program.
Eligible U.S. (MA) Applicants include: Massachusetts for-profit corporation, limited liability company, sole proprietorship or partnership domiciled in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Additional MCEC applicable rules and procedures apply.
Eligible Israeli Applicants will be R&D performing Israeli registered companies operating in Israel
Funding support will be given to each partner by its own Implementing Organization (MCEC in Massachusetts and MATIMOP in Israel) in accordance with the national laws, rules, regulations and procedures in effect.
For further information, please contact:
Mr. James Bowen
Director of Business Development
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center
Tel: +1 (617) 416-2923