Funding Opportunities

Request for information from the Korea Evaluation Institute of Industrial Technology
CLOSING DATE: March 31, 2017 SUBJECT: Request for Information (RFI) – Korea Evaluation Institute of Industrial technology (KEIT) DESCRIPTION: Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) in Korea supports research and development (R&D) projects to promote innovative capability of Korean private industries and research institutions. The purpose of this RFI is to solicit prospective research ideas including the latest technology trend from industry, academia, research laboratories, and other stakeholders regarding future R&D directions of the MOTIE. Submitted RFIs will be reviewed by technical experts and KEIT Program Directors (PD) in the respective fields. Based on the inputs of RFI and Korean government policies, KEIT will solicited new projects which will be announced to the public as a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) around December 2017 (www.keit.re.kr). The total project budget typically ranges from 1.5 to 6 million dollars for three to five years as a part of “Industrial Strategic Technology Development Program”, which is one of the biggest MOTIE R&D program. Foreign institutions including industry and academia can participate in a project as a sub-contractor or cooperative partner through a consortium with a lead Korean organization. Email hq@ksea.org for more information.
The Marlene M. Johnson Innovation Challenge for U.S.-Cuba, Caribbean, and Central American Academic Mobility
Eligibility and Themes: All higher education institutions (HEIs) in the United States, Antigua & Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago that promote study abroad partnerships under all themes are eligible to compete, with special consideration for partnerships between the United States and Cuba. Closing Date/Time: March 15, 2017 / 11:59 PM U.S. EST (Eastern Standard Time)
Nexo Global Colombia
Eligibility and Themes: Higher education institutions (HEIs) in the United States and Colombia that promote study abroad programs in the fields of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Agricultural Sciences, and Social Sciences with an emphasis on post-conflict resolution and peace building are eligible to compete. Closing Date/Time: March 15, 2017 / 11:59PM U.S. EST (Eastern Standard Time)
Promoting Study in Aeronautics, Agroindustry, Automotive Industry, Energy, and ICT in Mexico
Eligibility and Themes: Technological institutes that are part of the Tecnológico Nacional de México (TecNM) network in Mexico and all higher education institutions (HEIs) in the United States that promote study abroad programs in the fields of Aeronautics, Agroindustry, Automotive Industry, Energy, and Information & Communications Technology (ICT) are eligible to compete. Closing Date/Time: March 15, 2017 / 11:59PM U.S. EST (Eastern Standard Time)
2017 Tech Challenge - Promoting Study Abroad in Innovation, Research, Entrepreneurship, and Bilingualism
Eligibility and Themes: SENA Centers in Colombia and community colleges and land grant colleges & universities in the United States that promote study abroad programs with elements of innovation, research, entrepreneurship, and/or bilingualism in the fields of Agriculture, Aquaculture, Biotechnology, Environment, Livestock; Engineering (with a focus on petroleum, civil, chemical, and mechanical engineering), Physics, Geology, Geophysics; Information & Communications Technology (ICT); Tourism and Gastronomy are eligible to compete. Closing Date/Time: February 6, 2017 / 11:59PM U.S. EST (Eastern Standard Time) - Closing Soon!

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