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For inventors, one of the greatest challenges is bringing scientific research to an advanced stage that enables it to generate interest among potential industry partners. Ramot offers support to help research reach this stage. Ramot offers a variety of research funding programs.

Government Programs

The Technological Infrastructure Division of the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) focuses on collaboration between industry and academia to produce advanced technologies and innovative products. Its programs promote cooperation, knowledge and experience exchange, and development of generic groundbreaking knowledge by an integrated group of researchers. These programs aim to strengthen the long-term technological advantages of Israeli industry in the face of international competition.

85%-90% of the approved budget, up to a maximum amount of 440,000 NIS per year.
Collaboration of two institutes up to 660,000 NIS.
Can be PIs from the same institution.

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90% of the approved budget with a maximum scope of NIS 550,000.
Collaboration of two institutes up to 700,000 NIS.
Can be PIs from the same institution.
For a period of up to 24 months.

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Applied research grant: a grant at the rate of 80% -90% of the approved budget (up to 15 months).
Knowledge transfer: a grant of 55% -66% of the approved budget to the company (up to 30 months).
Prototype development: a grant of 50% of the approved budget.

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100% of the approved budget for the Academy. 
Up to 66% of the approved budget for the Company.
Maximum amount of 3.4 million NIS to the Company.
For a period of up to 24 months.

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Industry-Sponsored Research

Research funding by industrial partners to advance mutual goals.
These partnerships help both sides develop their ideas and early-stage technologies, while adding them value. For more information regarding industry-sponsored research, please contact your Associated Business Development Managers:

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Companies that become business partners through financing research interests can gain direct access to world-class inventions that may become marketable products. The scope of this funding ranges from tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Bringing industry-sponsored research funding to your lab has a two-fold purpose:

  • Creates opportunities for expanding your research by accessing funding and other resources available through industry partners.

  • Advances your research to enhance the probability of successful partnering, development, and commercial impact.