ISTP - Extension on the deadline for Expressions of Interest for the Canada-Brazil Calls for Proposals
ISTP Canada and its partners are pleased to announce an extension on the deadline for Expressions of Interest for the Canada-Brazil Calls for Proposals. Expressions of Interest will be required for submission on June 18, 2012.
The calls invite companies Canada and Brazil to propose R&D projects for the joint development of innovative products or processes. Academic institutions, research hospitals, other institutes, or research associations are strongly encouraged to participate in the projects as co-investigators. The CFP's aim to stimulate innovative R&D cooperation that address a specific market need or challenge: demonstrate high commercial potential; and deliver benefit to all participants, and more boradly, to both countries.
ISTP Canada and its partners will accept quality application in the following sectors:
- Information and Communication Technologies
- Ocean Science and Technology
- Life Sciences
- Green Energy & Clean Technologies
On the Canadian side, funding recipients are eligible to receive up to a maximum of $400,000 or up to 50% of the total R&D project value.
ISTP Canada will award funding to Canadian companies as a non-repayable contribution. These recipients are not required to repay this contribtion at the completion of the project.
NSERC will award funding directly to collaborating Canadian university researchers as a non-repayable grant if the project has an integrated Collaborative R&D of Applied R&D component.
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Full Proposals along with a complete OR-5 form should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 23, 2012 and to ISTP by July 30, 2012.
Please contact Annette Clarke, Grants Officer (email@example.com or 56927) if you have any further questions.