The International Collaboration Fund (ICF) is a grant provided by the Government for international joint R&D projects between researchers from Malaysia and other countries. The aim of the fund is to provide a platform for investment in expanding and enhancing research capacity, and increasing collaborative R&D partnership for competitive R&D projects that are innovative, give high impact and can subsequently contribute to the advancement of knowledge and technology development leading to commercialization.
In encouraging international collaboration on a higher level, we hope to increase Malaysia’s international competitiveness through research findings which are able to lead to new technologies while strengthening national research capacity and capability.
Visit eDana http://edana.mestecc.gov.my for more information.
Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC)
Level 4, Block C4, Parcel C
Federal Government Administrative Centre
Tel: 603 – 8885 8298
Fax: 603 – 8888 7710
This fund is open to all researchers, scientists and engineers who are employed on a permanent or contractual basis from the following organisations:
- Government Research Institutions (GRIs);
- Government Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Agencies; and
- Public and Private Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) with accredited research programmes.
Quantum And Duration Of Funding:
- RM500,000.00 and 24 months