The National Research Foundation (NRF) Singapore and the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in November 2016 for joint-funding of collaborative research projects in areas of mutual interest.
The first joint grant call was launched in July 2017 for proposals in the areas of:
- Material sciences, with a focus on composite materials and 3D printing; and
- Business analytics, with a focus on financial technologies.
Grant Duration and Quantum
This grant call provides funding support for joint research for a period of 3 years. The indicative funding is up to 500,000 EUR by FNR and up to S$500,000 by NRF per collaborative research project.
Application has closed on Wednesday, 25 October 2017.
Click here for the submission documents and guidelines. Proposals must also be submitted by the coordinating institutions’ administrations (not by Principal Investigators) in electronic format to NRF no later than five working days after the submission deadline by FNR. Proposals should be sent to the following NRF coordinators:
- Mr Tang Weylin, Deputy Director (Programmes/International Relations) at TANG_Weylin@nrf.gov.sg
- Mr Mark Ho, Senior Officer (Urban Solutions and Sustainability) at Mark_HO@nrf.gov.sg