Jiangsu S&T Department announced the call for proposals for the International Science and Technology Cooperation and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan S&T Cooperation Programs (see the enclosed announcement, in Chinese). DKU is qualified to apply the following programs:

 

  1. Key industrial technology R&D cooperation projects with specific countries重点国别产业技术研发合作项目

 

Focusing on the innovation needs of key industries in Jiangsu, such as advanced manufacturing, information and communication, biomedicine, new materials, new energy, ocean economy etc. and other key industries in Jiangsu innovation needs, support for cooperating with but not limited to Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Japan, Korea, Russia, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and other countries. The program gives priority to projects with good prospects for industrialization.

 

Eligibility:

  1. If the lead applicant is a university or a scientific research institution it has to include at least one Jiangsu enterprise playing as the cooperative institute in the proposal.
  2. If the lead applicant is an enterprise then the country of cooperation excludes Israel, Finland, Norway, Singapore and Austria.

 

Fund:  Jiangsu provides maximum RMB 1.2 million but it cannot exceed 50% of the total budget of Jiangsu side.

 

  1. Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Science and Technology Cooperation Program港澳台科技合作项目

 

Focusing on the innovation needs of key industries in Jiangsu, such as advanced manufacturing, information and communication, biomedicine, new materials, new energy, ocean economy, etc. and the needs of key industries in Jiangsu, Jiangsu will support cross-border support for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan to carry out cross-border joint research and development, technology transfer and transformation, and assist in common key core technology research and development, and prioritize the projects with good prospects for industrialization.

 

Eligibility:

  1. If the lead applicant is a university or a scientific research institution it has to include at least one Jiangsu enterprise playing as the cooperative institute in the proposal.

 

Fund:  Jiangsu provides maximum RMB 1.2 million but it cannot exceed 50% of the total budget of Jiangsu side.

 

Given it is limited application that each institute in Jiangsu is restricted to submit only one proposal that the quota for DKU is one as well.  Please contact RSO (research-support@dukekunshan.edu.cn) if you are interested in applying the programs above before 4:00pm March 4th. There would be internal competition due to the limited application quota.