RAEng: Industry Academia Partnership Programme – accepting proposals

Royal Academy of Engineering’s Industry Academia Partnership Programme (IAPP) provides grant funding to support Newton Fund Partner Country Universities. There are currently two programmes accepting proposals:

Industry Academia Partnership Programme – China

This programme aims to support Chinese universities in improving their engineering research and innovation output through strengthening industry linkages – specifically with SMEs – and leveraging and creating links with UK expertise. The programme is based upon the principle that deep, strategic links between industry and universities can foster research and breakthrough engineering innovation.

£100k GBP in grants available –100% match funding is required either financial or “in kind”

The lead applicant must be an individual at a Chinese university which must propose a means of collaboration with  at least one Chinese SME and one UK university respectively.

For more details follow the link above or visit the application guidance notes

 

Industry Academia Partnership Programme – India

This programme aims to support Indian universities in improving their engineering education and research output through strengthening industry linkages and leveraging UK expertise. The programme is based upon the principle that increased linkages between industry and higher education can improve quality and foster innovation within pedagogy and practice of engineering, in turn enhancing employability of graduates and encouraging technology transfer into industry.

£50k GBP in grants available– 50% match funding is required either financial or “in kind”

The lead applicant must be an individual at an Indian university which must propose a means of collaboration with  at least one industry partner and one UK university.

For more details follow the link above or visit the application guidance notes

 

Proposals for either programme must aim to further one or more of the IAPP’s outcome areas, which can be found by following the corresponding links above. The submission deadline is 09:00 Tuesday, 24th January, 17. Projects must begin April 2017 and be completed by end of April 2019.

If you are interested in applying for either of the programmes, please contact your Research Funding and Policy Manager https://research.northumbria.ac.uk/support/contact-us/

 

 

 

 

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