13th German - Israeli Call for joint R&D projects
Germany and Israel are announcing a Call for Proposals for joint research and development (R&D) projects, focusing on developing innovative products and applications in all technological and application areas. Applicants are expected to develop ready-to-market solutions for products, technology-based services or methods which have strong market potential for Germany, Israel and Europe. Partners apply for their R&D project for a Eureka label, a pan European network for market-oriented R&D.
The Israel-Europe Research & Innovation Directorate ISERD and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) will provide access to public funding for joint projects provided by The Innovation Authority and by BMWi’s ZIM program (Central Innovation Program for SMEs), respectively. Minimum requirement concerning the project consortium is the participation of at least one company of each of the participating countries.
The program is managed in cooperation and in line with the procedures of the Eureka initiative.
ISERD and BMWi (supported by the Eureka-Office, Bonn and the ZIM project management agency, AiF Projekt GmbH) will provide all necessary assistance to project partners during the project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phases. In addition, both ISERD and the Eureka-Office will facilitate the Eureka application process and acquisition of the Eureka label for accepted proposals and will accompany the progress of the respective Eureka projects.
The call invites partners to present joint proposals for industrial R&D projects till November 25th, 2020.